• Short Summary

    Distinguished officials gather at a farewell reception for Lord Louis Mountbatten as he prepares to leave for India and his new position as Viceroy, and General Ismay also departs to be Chief of Staff to the new Viceroy

  • Description

    Gaumont British Ident

    SLATE INFORMATION: Farewell to the New Viceroy

    ENGLAND: London: Aldwych: India House:
    INT

    ENGLAND:
    EXT

    AEROPLANES - BRITISH York plane taking off (very good)


    ISMAY, Lt. Gen. Sir Hastings (Staff Officer Minister of Defence) Leaving by air for India to take up position on Lord Mountbatten's staff in the Viceroy


    LORD and LADY MOUNTBATTEN Arriving at Northolt Aerodome before leaving for India last-minute rouind of good-byes.


    PAMELA MOUNTBATTEN) DAUGHTER OF LORD LOUIS Boarding plane with family pet when accompany parents to India


    NORTHOLT Shots of Lord and Lady Mountbatten leaving by York plane for India


    Earl Mountbatten of Burma (Lord Louis Mountbatten), Royalty; Personalities - Politicians

    peacetime, postwar, post-war, Admiral of the Fleet Louis Francis Albert Victor Nicholas Mountbatten, 1st Earl Mountbatten of Burma, General Hastings Lionel Ismay, 1st Baron Ismay
    Background: Distinguished officials gather at a farewell reception for Lord Louis Mountbatten as he prepares to leave for India and his new position as Viceroy, and General Ismay also departs to be Chief of Staff to the new Viceroy

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    VLVA8WBTFWSHE2EO4X7CYMJW8LJSL
    Media URN:
    VLVA8WBTFWSHE2EO4X7CYMJW8LJSL
    Group:
    Reuters - Gaumont British Newsreel
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    24/03/1947
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:00:52:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A

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