• Short Summary

    Lord and Lady Mountbatten attend 25th anniversary celebrations of the Maharajah of Jaipur and invest him with new order 'Knight Grand Commander of the Star of India'.

  • Description

    Gaumont British News Ident

    SLATE INFORMATION: Lord Louis at Japiur celebrations

    INDIA: Jaipur:
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    Men on horseback leading procession through crowd-lined street
    Maharajah of Jaipur pulled through streets in horse-drawn carriage as it arrives at Albert Hall museum
    Earl Louis Mountbatten (Governor General of India) standing to attention
    Mountbatten taking part in game of Polo in which the Maharajah of Jaipur was refereeing
    High shot of Trooping of the Colour parade
    Mountbatten and the Maharajah inspecting troops at Guard of Honour
    Side shot of troops marching in parade
    High shot of troops marching in formation
    Mountbatten and Maharajah inspecting troops on horseback

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    Maharajah of Jaipur and other Maharajahs of neighbouring states welcoming guests at the Durbar
    Earl and Lady Mountbatten at Durbar
    Mountbatten invests Maharajah with new order 'Knight Grand Commander of the Star of India'
    Mountbatten's youngest daughter Lady Pamela Carmen Louise looks on
    Lord and Lady Mountbatten shake hands and bow with Maharajah at ceremony

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    Lord and Lady Mountbatten walk along at head of procession

    Earl Mountbatten of Burma (Lord Louis Mountbatten), India
    Background: Lord and Lady Mountbatten attend 25th anniversary celebrations of the Maharajah of Jaipur and invest him with new order 'Knight Grand Commander of the Star of India'.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    VLVAEBJ943SS3AKQOXQV2SC8JH0XJ
    Media URN:
    VLVAEBJ943SS3AKQOXQV2SC8JH0XJ
    Group:
    Reuters - Gaumont British Newsreel
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    25/12/1947
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:46:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A

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