• Short Summary

    THE MALAWI RIFLES HELD A SPECIAL PARADE IN ZOMBA ON SATURDAY FOR THE PRESENTATION OF OFFICERS COMMISSIONS AND LONG SERVICE AND GOOD CONDUCT MEDALS BY THE GOVERNOR GENERAL, SIR GLYN JONES.

  • Description

    1.
    GV GUESTS GATHERED FOR CEREMONY
    0.03

    2.
    SV PAN GOVERNOR GENERAL ARRIVES
    0.08

    3.
    SV OFFICER SALUTES
    0.10

    4.
    SV & CU GOVERNOR GENERAL SALUTES
    0.15

    5.
    GV AFRICANS LOOKING ON
    0.18

    6.
    GV & SCU GOVERNOR INSPECTS TROOPS
    0.26

    7.
    LV & GV TROOPS MARCH PAST
    0.32

    8.
    GV TROOPS MARCHING PAST DIAS
    0.44

    9.
    SV MILITARY BAND
    0.48

    10.
    GV TROOPS MARCHING PAST CHANGE PACE
    0.54

    11.
    SV PAN TWO MEDALS
    1.00

    12.
    SV'S MAJOR ORTEN PRESENTED WITH MEDAL BY GOVERNOR
    1.15

    13.
    SCU TILT UP MEDAL WINNER, CAPTAIN MATEWERE
    1.25

    14.
    GV TROOPS MARCH AWAY
    1.31



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    Script is copyright Reuters Limited. All rights reserved

    Background: THE MALAWI RIFLES HELD A SPECIAL PARADE IN ZOMBA ON SATURDAY FOR THE PRESENTATION OF OFFICERS COMMISSIONS AND LONG SERVICE AND GOOD CONDUCT MEDALS BY THE GOVERNOR GENERAL, SIR GLYN JONES. THE PRESENTATION WAS HELD AT THE UNIT'S COBBE BARRACKS.

    AMONG THOSE DECORATED WERE MAJOR H.H. ORTEN, WHO RECEIVED A LONG SERVICE MEDAL FOR 36 YEARS' SERVICE AND CAPTAIN G. MATEWERE, WHO WAS PRESENTED WITH A GOOD CONDUCT MEDAL. THE GOVERNOR GENERAL EARLIER TOOK THE SALUTE AS THE MALAWI RIFLES MARCHED PAST.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    VLVA7PU7FW9BIVYAETOHLW2HMUSRC
    Media URN:
    VLVA7PU7FW9BIVYAETOHLW2HMUSRC
    Group:
    Reuters - Including Visnews
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    16/03/1966
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:31:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A

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