LORD ARCHIBALD WAVELL MADE A CONSTABLE OF THE TOWER OF LONDON.
C.U. Beefeater. S.C.U. Beefeater Sergeant at Arms. M.S. Low angle shot of a section of the Tower of London. L.S. Tower of London. M.S. ditto. L.S. troops on parade ground, viewed through Arch. S.C.U. Lord...
Lord Louis Mountbatten arrives in New Delhi to take over as the last Viceroy of India.
Two soldiers receive the Victoria Cross in Delhi, one posthumously. India.
Athletics competition held at Bangalore stadium, Southern India.
British military leaders honour Eisenhower - he sends a recorded message to them.
Ceremony of appointing Lord Wavell the Constable of the Tower of London.
Viceroy of India, Lord Archibald Wavell presents Victoria Crosses to men of the Gurkhas.
British Cabinet Mission in India to meet Viceroy, press & governors to discuss independence.