Colombo, Ceylon (Sri Lanka).
Various shots of a sections of Ceylon (Sri Lanka) armed forces parading past the dais at Galle Face Green, Colombo, during the celebration of the independence. Light mechanised unit, infantry and bands go past. Lord Louis Mountbatten, Prime Minister of Ceylon Mr...
Review of the year 1948.
Ceylon pays last tribute to former Prime Minister
Queen and Duke of Edinburgh receive loyal welcome when they visit Ceylon.
Material relating to newsreel story "Premier at TUC" - 50/72.
Ceylon celebrates 18th anniversary of its independence.
Military parade to celebrate 21st Independence of Ceylon.