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Offline wilso845

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Trooping The Colour
« on: June 09, 2018, 11:20:25 AM »
Trooping the Colour is a ceremony performed by regiments of the British and Commonwealth armies. It has been a tradition of British infantry regiments since the 17th century, although the roots go back much earlier. On battlefields, a regiment's colours, or flags, were used as rallying points. Consequently, regiments would have their ensigns slowly march with their colours between the soldiers' ranks to enable soldiers to recognise their regiments' colours.


Offline Lusik

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Re: Trooping The Colour
« Reply #1 on: June 11, 2018, 08:44:42 PM »
What a vivid picture. :)