• Short Summary

    The Royal Marines put on a fine display of marching as they parade their new regimental colours.

  • Description

    Full title reads: "Portsmouth. The Royal Marines. Troop their new Regimental Colour before Admiral of the Fleet, Sir Roger Keyes, Honorary Colonel Commandant of the Division."

    Portsmouth, Hampshire.

    Soldiers of the Royal Marines parade their new regimental colour (a flag) on a large parade ground.

    To the music of a military band the colour party march slowly across the square. Various shots of a fine display of drill from the white helmeted marines.

    The marines march past to the tune of 'A Life on the Ocean Waves'.

    (Natural sound track only - No commentary)

  • Tags

  • Data

    Film ID:
    679.04
    Media URN:
    5065
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    23/06/1932
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:02:09:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:03:53:00 / 01:06:02:00
    Canister:
    32/50

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