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    Prince Philip presents new Colours to Ghana Infantry Regiment. Accra.

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    Unissued / Unused material.

    Prince Philip, Duke of Edinburgh, presents new Colours to Ghana Infantry Regiment. Accra, Ghana.

    Various shots of Duke shaking hands with Ghana army officers. Various shots of officers. Various shots locals gathered. LS flags flying. MS drums and new Colours. Various shots of Duke talking to army officers. Various shots of army band playing. LS people gathered in the evening. MS as soldiers march with new Colours, they advance to position and put Colour down.

    MS Reverend Father getting into position to deliver prayers. CU soldier at attention. MS Malam reading the Koran. MS army officer giving Colours to the Duke for presentation. Various shots Duke reading presentation address. MS Major Otu. MS Dr Kwame Nkrumah and others at ceremony. MS Duke returning to his seat after the presentation. MS microphone cables on floor and soldiers moving microphones back.

    MS Duke at attention. LS battalion giving cheers to Queen Elizabeth II. MS Major Otu taking leave of the Duke. CU cutaway shots of dignitaries. MS soldiers marching past, Duke takes salute. MS new Colour being borne away from parade ground.

    MS soldiers marching off. MS Duke arriving at officers' mess. Various shots dignitaries and officers. MS's Duke inspecting the Regiment. Various shots of the soldiers. MS regiment marching up. Various shots soldiers slow marching. Various shots of the ceremony.

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    Film ID:
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    Unissued unused
    British Pathé
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    Available on request
    Black & White
    Time in/Out:
    01:18:04:00 / 01:28:48:00
    UN 3281 A

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