• Short Summary

    With his daughter Princess Elizabeth and his mother in attendance, King George VI presents new colours to the Welsh Guard after the old, battle-worn colours are trooped for the last time

  • Description

    SLATE INFORMATION: The King Presents New Colours

    ENGLAND: London: Westminster: Buckingham Palace:
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    BUCKINGHAM PALACE Elizabeth,shots of Guards marching,King presenting New Colours,King gives speech,Given three cheers by Battalion Good shot of raised busboys,


    PRINCESS ELIZABETH. With Queen Mary at Buckingham Palace, when the King presents new colours to the Welsh Guards, Good C/U with Queen Mary.


    GEORGE VI. Presents new Colours to the Welsh Guards at Buckingham Palace, Watched by Queen Mary & Princess Elizabeth, Inspects Ranks, Shots of him Greeting his Mother before presenting colours. Also gives speech. After ceremony Battalion give three cheers, G. shot of Raised Busbys.


    GUARDS King Presents new colours to the Welsh Guards, seen being inspected, also marching, Princess Elizabeth & Queen Mary Present, shots of young Spectators, Good C/U of guards in Busbys.


    MARY - THE QUEEN MOTHER With Princess Elizabeth, when the King presents new colours to the Welsh Guards, Shots of King greeting his Mother before inspecting, & presenting,


    WELSH GUARDS THE King presents new colours, Old colours trooped for the time, presents new colours, Inspects Ranks, The King gives speech, the Battalion march past, Shots of spectator Also Present, are Queen Mary, Princess Elizabeth, Good shots of them together.


    George VI of Great Britain; Royalty; Military - Ceremonial

    regiment, parade, march, ceremony, rite, British Army, Guards Division, WG, Elizabeth II
    Background: With his daughter Princess Elizabeth and his mother in attendance, King George VI presents new colours to the Welsh Guard after the old, battle-worn colours are trooped for the last time

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    VLVA2L4C369074DSH9TUJHMRZY0CD
    Media URN:
    VLVA2L4C369074DSH9TUJHMRZY0CD
    Group:
    Reuters - Gaumont British Newsreel
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    30/05/1949
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:03:48:00
    Time in/Out:
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    Canister:
    N/A

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