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The National Service Years 1945-59

1st Battalion, King's Own Royal Regiment, Italy

Presentation of New Colours, 25th July 1947

On 25th July 1947 at San Sabba Stadium, Trieste, Major General R M Luckcock, Colonel of the Regiment, presented the 1st Battalion, King's Own Royal Regiment with new Colours.


Colours paraded forward with Soldiers Marching
Accession Number: KO1928/01


Soldiers Marching
Accession Number: KO1928/02


Colours and soldiers Marching
Accession Number: KO1928/03


Colours and soldiers Marching
Accession Number: KO1928/04


Soldiers Marching
Accession Number: KO1928/05


Group talking
Accession Number: KO1928/06


Drums displayed
Accession Number: KO1928/07


Taking the salute
Accession Number: KO1928/08


Inspecting the troops
Accession Number: KO1928/09


Inspecting the Colours
Accession Number: KO1928/10


Presenting the Colours
Accession Number: KO1928/11


Presenting the Colours
Accession Number: KO1928/12


Colours laid on piled drums
Accession Number: KO1928/13


Blessing of colours
Accession Number: KO1928/14


Blessing of colours
Accession Number: KO1928/15


Blessing of colours
Accession Number: KO1928/16


Crowd and stand
Accession Number: KO1928/17


Soldiers Marching past
Accession Number: KO1928/18


Stand and officer addressing the troops
Accession Number: KO1928/19


Saluting
Accession Number: KO1928/20


Official spectators in stand
Accession Number: KO1928/21


Colours and soldiers Marching
Accession Number: KO1928/22


Drummers
Accession Number: KO1928/23


Drummers
Accession Number: KO1928/24


Troops on parade
Accession Number: KO1928/25


Troops on parade
Accession Number: KO1928/26


Troops Marching
Accession Number: KO1928/27


Inspecting soldiers
Accession Number: KO1928/28


Inspecting soldiers
Accession Number: KO1928/29


Drummer
Accession Number: KO1928/30


Colour presentation
Accession Number: KO1928/31


Colour presentation
Accession Number: KO1928/32


Colours being paraded
Accession Number: KO1928/33


Marching the colours past
Accession Number: KO1928/34


Colours and troops on parade
Accession Number: KO1928/35


At attention with colours
Accession Number: KO1928/36


Sergeant with colours
Accession Number: KO1928/37


Four soldiers
Accession Number: KO1928/38


Two soldiers with flag harness
Accession Number: KO1928/39


Informal military group
Accession Number: KO1928/40


Troops Marching with the colours
Accession Number: KO1928/41


Officers Marching
Accession Number: KO1928/42


Two soldiers
Accession Number: KO1928/43


Presenting the colours
Accession Number: KO1928/44


Presenting the colours
Accession Number: KO1928/45


Presenting the colours
Accession Number: KO1928/46


Presenting the colours
Accession Number: KO1928/47


Blessing the colours
Accession Number: KO1928/48


Blessing the colours
Accession Number: KO1928/49


Soldiers singing
Accession Number: KO1928/50


Officers and Clergy singing
Accession Number: KO1928/51


Presentation of colours
Accession Number: KO1928/52


Colours and drums
Accession Number: KO1928/53


Colours and drums
Accession Number: KO1928/54


Colours and drums
Accession Number: KO1928/55


Officers, soldiers and drums
Accession Number: KO1928/56

 

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