• Short Summary

    Lord Montbatton take oath of allegiance and meets with Mahatma Gandhi

  • Description

    Gaumont British Ident

    SLATE INFORMATION: India's new Viceroy sworn in

    INDIA: Durbar Hall:
    INT/EXT

    GANDI MAHATMA First guest at Mountbatten's house after made last Viceroy of India. Talking in garden and resting hand on Lady Mountbatten's shoulder

    LORD and LADY MOUNBATTEN Lord Mountbatten takes the oath of allegiance from Lord Chief Justice Sir patrick Spens. Later, Lord and Lay leave the Durbar Hall. First guest Mahatma Gandhi. Walking along with hand on Ladyd Mountbatten's shoulder

    NEW DELHI Mountbatten sworn in as last Viceroy of India at the Durba Hall - takes oath form Sir Patrick Spens -

    SIR PATRICK SPENS Gives oath of allegiance to Lord Mountbatten when latter is sworn in as last Viceroy of India at the Durbar Hall, New Delhi

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

    homage, Gandhi, first guest, first meeting with Gandhi
    Background: Lord Montbatton take oath of allegiance and meets with Mahatma Gandhi

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    VLVACHU1XFF17VFUTZY3XXLWCP0C3
    Media URN:
    VLVACHU1XFF17VFUTZY3XXLWCP0C3
    Group:
    Reuters - Gaumont British Newsreel
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    10/04/1947
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:05:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A

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