• Short Summary

    Colour of the Officers' Mess, Portsmouth Naval Barracks, is to go their display at Olympia.

  • Description

    Full title reads: "DRAWING THE KING'S COLOUR - Picturesque ceremony at Portsmouth Naval Barracks."

    Portsmouth, Hampshire.

    Flag barer with armed escort marches down the stairs of the Officers' Mess, Portsmouth Naval Barracks. He carries Colour which leaves the Mess to be used at their display at Olympia. Another officer approaches and takes the Colour. Colour is handed over at training grounds - troops lined up at the polygon. Various shots of the march past.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    781.29
    Media URN:
    8645
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    14/05/1934
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:19:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:43:20:00 / 01:44:39:00
    Canister:
    34/39

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