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Hero image for Pictorial Parade No. 8 - New Zealand Celebrates Coronation

Pictorial Parade No. 8 - New Zealand Celebrates Coronation

Short Film (Full Length) – 1953

Smartly they parade, nine service and cadet units in honour of the Queen. Honour which seems very personal when the news of Sir Edmund Hillary's achievement comes through.
– Narrator
The bells ring out; the highest hopes are fulfilled, from all New Zealand rise thanks for the coronation of the Queen.
– Narrator
In the capital city, as elsewhere, the RSA plays its role in this demonstration of loyalty by Britain's most distant, yet closest, Dominion.
– Narrator