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    Item title reads - London honours Lord Louis.

    Guildhall, London.

    Admiral Lord Louis Mountbatten and his wife Edwina arrive at the Guildhall in an open carriage. They get out and shake hands with a dignitary. L/S interior, Mountbatten accepts Freedom of the City on behalf of servicemen who served with him. M/S as he speaks at rostrum saying it was the troops who defeated the Japanese not the atomic bomb.

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  • Data

    Archive
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    15/07/1946
    Sound:
    Sound
    Media URN:
    45693
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Film ID:
    1404.19
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration
    00:01:08:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:33:06:00 / 01:34:14:00
    Canister:
    46/56
    Sort Number:
    46/056
  • Appears in...

    Categories
    Religion & Politics
    WorkSpaces
    Lord Mountbatten
  • Stills

    0:01 0:02 0:03 0:04

Comments (1)

  1. jamied says

    The ceremony reported on here took place on 10 July 1946.

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