• Short Summary

    Crowd gathers as Earl and Countess Mountbatten depart India for Northolt

  • Description

    SLATE INFORMATION: India Bids Farewell to Lord Louis

    INDIA: New Delhi:
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    MR ATTLEE At Northolt greeting Earl and Countess Mountbatten on their arrival from India

    PHILIP Greets Earl and Countess Mountbatten on their arrival at Northolt from India.

    GUARDS OF HONOUR Earl Mountbatten inspects Royal Indian Navy on arrival at Northolt from India

    INDIA Crowds gather in New Delhi.on eve of Lord and Countess Mountbatten's departure from India. Attend banquet given by Indian Cabinet. Lord Louis give 10 pieces of gold from British Government. Lord and Lady Mountbatten leave Gov. House in State Landau in day of departure. Crowd surges forward. Pandit Nehru at airport to greet them and bid farewell. Arrival at Northolt.Greeted by Duke of Edinburgh. and Mr Attlee. and inspects Guard of

    LORD AND LADY MOUNTBATTEN Vast crowds cheering Earl and Countess Mountbatten on the eve of their departure from India. Given farewell banquet by Indian Cabinet. Lord Louis hands over 10 pieces of gold plate from the British Government. Day of departure. - driving in State Landau with cavalry escort. leaving Government House. Pandit Nehru bidding them good-bye Arriving at Northolt - greeted by Duke of Edinburgh and both Earl and Countess make speeches.

    PANDIT NEHRU Among band of well-wishers bidding farewell to Lord and Lady Mountbatten at New Delhi airport

    NEW DELHI Crowds greeted Earl and Countess mountbatten on eve of their departure form New Delhi. Attend banquet given by Indian cabinet. Departure next day in open landaux

    Mr RAJAGPALACHARI Sworn in as first Indian Governor-General of the Dominion in succession to Lord Louis

    MR C. RAJAGOPALEACHARI (INDIA'S CABINET) Sworn in as India's first Indian Governor-General-in succession to Lord Louis

    Earl Mountbatten of Burma (Lord Louis Mountbatten), Prince Philip, Duke of Edinburgh (LT Philip Mountbatten), Royalty

    banquet, gold plate, horse, horses, carriage, airplane
    Background: Crowd gathers as Earl and Countess Mountbatten depart India for Northolt

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    VLVA9Y064FJE2JGPBDG185HR3ZRWA
    Media URN:
    VLVA9Y064FJE2JGPBDG185HR3ZRWA
    Group:
    Reuters - Gaumont British Newsreel
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    28/06/1948
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:03:14:00
    Time in/Out:
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    Canister:
    N/A

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