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An excerpt from the Edinburgh Military Tattoo

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Presented by Scottish Command
Drill Display by a detachment of the 1st Bn. Scots Guards, accompanied by the Corps of Drums of the 3rd Bn. the Coldstream Guards
Scotland's Pride
The massed Pipes and Drums of the Royal Scots Greys the 1st and 2nd Battalions
Scots Guards
The Highland Light Infantry and the Argyll and Sutherland Highlanders
Highland Dancing by teams from all the Scottish Regiments
Pipes and Drums of the Commonwealth
Grand Finale: The Sunset Call

Contributors

Producer: Brigadier Alasdair MacLean
Commentator: Hywel Davies
Presented for television by: Noble Wilson

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An excerpt from the Edinburgh Military Tattoo

BBC Television, 26 August 1955 21.15






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