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  • Short Summary

    The Cheshire Regiment "troop the Colour" in honour of 80 of their men who held up 6000 Beloochees at Battle of Meeanee. Chester, Cheshire.

  • Description

    Item title reads - "T'was a glorious victory." The Cheshire Regiment "troop the Colour" on anniversary of Battle of Meeanee in which their gallant little company of 80 held up 6,000 Beloochees. Chester, Cheshire.

    L/S of the parade ground, the Colour, with wreath on, is presented to one soldier, others stand to attention then drill. The soldier carrying the Colour marches over. Various shots of the soldiers drilling. M/S as they march slowly whilst being led by a band. M/S as they march again and come to a halt.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    818.05
    Media URN:
    18848
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    20/02/1930
    Sound:
    Silent
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:41:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:06:31:00 / 01:08:12:00
    Canister:
    G 1687

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