• Short Summary

    Annual military parade to mark the Monarch's birthday. Lots of marching troops.

  • Description

    Full title reads: "London. Unequalled in the World. The Brigade of Guards - 'Troop The Colour' - in honour of the King's Birthday."

    London.

    King George V rides across Horseguards' Parade. In the background are hundreds of troops in their finest uniforms. The King takes up his position for the salute at the Trooping of the Colour. The National Anthem is played.

    More shots of the King on his horse as he inspects Guardsmen.

    Band of the Guards march across Parade Ground.

    Shots of troops marching. Regimental colours (flag) is handed over. The National Anthem is played once more. Shots of Guardsmen in their famous Bearskin hats march .

    Troops march past the King's position as he salutes.

    More marching troops.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    707.32
    Media URN:
    6195
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathe
    Issue Date:
    05/06/1933
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:05:32:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:49:41:00 / 01:55:13:00
    Canister:
    33/45

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