• Short Summary

    Lord Mountbatten and family in Sydney, Australia.

  • Description

    Sydney, Australia.

    Lord Louis Mountbatten and Lady Mountbatten, both uniformed, seated at table in a room. Lord Mountbatten talking into camera - natural sound. He thanks for the contribution of the Australians which he received in South East Asia - presumably during the war. Close up shot of Lady Mountbatten speaking into camera - natural sound. She is looking forward to see former Japanese prisoners she met previously in Japan and to see the women of Australia who supported the war effort in 'wonderful way'. Lord Mountbatten again talks - he hopes that the unity of the Empire will continue in peace etc.

    Canberra, Australia.

    Lord Mountbatten's plane landing at Canberra airport. Lord and Lady Mountbatten leaving plane and are greeted by several dignitaries. Lord Mountbatten and two men looking at the map on wall, discussing something. Lord Mountbatten leaves car and enters Government House in Canberra.

    Date found in the old record - 08/04/1946.

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    Film ID:
    Media URN:
    Unissued unused
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Black & White
    Time in/Out:
    01:20:11:00 / 01:21:53:00
    UN 1392 C

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