Southern Ireland leaves the British Commonwealth - celebrations in Dublin.
People celebrate Independence Day in Bombay. India.
Various scenes at the time of Indian Independence giving a good idea of city life.
Earl and Lady Mountbatten in India at the time of Independence.
Scenes of joy as India and Pakistan gain their independence from Britain.
Scenes in India and Pakistan on Independence day.
Lord Louis Mountbatten attends the ceremony for the Independence of India and Pakistan.
India House independence ceremony.