• Short Summary

    Lady Mountbatten receives four ambulances and a cheque for five thousand pounds on behalf of the Red Cross in India, from the Red Cross in Britain

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    AMBULANCES Four ambulances received by Lady Mountbatten on behalf of Indian Red Cross from British Red X. Lady M. goes for a ride in ambulance. Gen. Thompson, Secretary of British Red X hands Lady M. a cheque for 5000GBPs also for relief purpose

    INDIA Gen. Thompson secretary of British Red X gives a cheque for GBP5,000 and 4 ambulances to Lady Mountbatten on behalf of Indian Red X. at Indian Red X H.Q. in New Delhi. Workers seen handing out clothes to refugees etc

    LORD AND LADY MOUNTBATTEN Receives gift of ambulances by Gen. Thompson, Secretary of Indian Red Cross. Makes speech. Receives cheque. Looking at ambulances with Indian Red X officials. Seen in driving seat and going for drive. Talking to Indian Health minister

    NEW DELHI Indian Red Cross hands over gift of ambulances. Lady Mountbatten receives ambulance and cheque from Gen. Thompson. Lady Mountbatten goes for drive in ambulance. Seen getting out. All happens at Indian Red X Society H.Q. in Delhi

    RED X British Red X makes gift of 4 ambulances and GBP5,000 to Indian Red X received by Lady Mountbatten on behalf of Indian Red X. Lady M goes for ride in ambulance. Shot of Red X workers handing out clothes for destiture refugees and nursing sisters dressing wounded

    International Aid - Civil; India

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    Background: Lady Mountbatten receives four ambulances and a cheque for five thousand pounds on behalf of the Red Cross in India, from the Red Cross in Britain

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    Film ID:
    VLVA1XRMTL2PGYEWIQ0YQCFAG3CE2
    Media URN:
    VLVA1XRMTL2PGYEWIQ0YQCFAG3CE2
    Group:
    Reuters - Gaumont British Newsreel
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    17/06/1948
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:00:26:00
    Time in/Out:
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    Canister:
    N/A

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