• Short Summary

    Royal Marines receive American Presidential Citation for their actions in Korea.

  • Description

    Full title reads: "Plymouth. US Honours Royal Marines".

    Plymouth, Devon.

    GV Royal Marines of 41 Commando march onto Parade Ground.

    SV Major General NC Cartwright-Taylor arriving in car. Various shots of Major inspecting Marines.

    LV Colour being brought forward.

    SV American Presidential Citation being read. For action in Korea.

    SV Five of the six remaining officers and men of the original unit still serving in the 41 Commando.

    LV The Major General fixing streamer on to the top of the flag.

    Various shots of marines parading with their newly decorated colours.

    ENGLAND PLYMOUTH 41 COMMANDO - PLYMOUTH (SEE CARD - ARMED FORCES - NAVAL BRITISH - MARINES) (Pathe Neg.)

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    1742.18
    Media URN:
    54043
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathe
    Issue Date:
    04/12/1961
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:04:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:58:02:00 / 01:59:06:00
    Canister:
    61/97

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