• Short Summary

    EARL MOUNTBATTEN, WHO IS ON A VISIT TO WEST AFRICA, HAS REACHED NIGERIA. HE FLEW?

  • Description

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    LV MOUNTBATTEN ON BARGE
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    2.
    SV BARGE TOWARDS DOCK
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    CU NIGERIAN LANDING CRAFT NEARBY
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    SLV MOUNTBATTEN COMES ASHORE AND IS GREETED
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    SCU PAN.. MOUNTBATTEN AND NIGERIAN OFFICER WALK PAST
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    SV DITTO
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    7.
    SCU MOUNTBATTEN (HATLESS) WITH ANOTHER BRITISH OFFICER
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    8.
    CU NIGERIAN OFFICER
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    9.
    CU MOUNTBATTEN LOOKS AT CHART
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    10.
    CU CHART
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    LV MOUNTBATTEN, NIGERIAN OFFICER WITH ARMY CHIEFS
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    SCU NIGERIAN OFFICER, MOUNTBATTEN AND ARMY CHIEF
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    13.
    GV ENTIRE GROUP SEATED
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    Script is copyright Reuters Limited. All rights reserved

    Background: EARL MOUNTBATTEN, WHO IS ON A VISIT TO WEST AFRICA, HAS REACHED NIGERIA. HE FLEW THERE FORM GHANA, WHERE HE WAS GUEST OF PRESIDENT NKRUMAH.

    EARL MOUNTBATTEN, WHO IS A BRITISH ADMIRAL OF THE FLEET AND CHIEF OF THE DEFENCE STAFF SPENT SOMETIME YESTERDAY (TUESDAY) INSPECTING NAVY AND ARMY INSTALLATIONS NEAR LAGOS, THE NIGERIAN CAPITAL.

    HE WAS SHOWN AROUND AND NAVAL BASE AT APAPA - THE CENTRE OF NIGERIA'S GROWING NAVY. HE SPENT SOMETIME WALKING AROUND THE BASE WITH NIGERIAN OFFICERS. NIGERIAN IS AT PRESENT HAVING HER FIRST FRIGATE BUILT IN THE NETHERLANDS.

    LATER EARL MOUNTBATTEN MET ARMY CHIEFS INFORMALLY. EARL MOUNTBATTEN ENDS HIS NIGERIAN TOUR TODAY.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    VLVAAV9JTBRYK6EMD8SYYTQZR7FNM
    Media URN:
    VLVAAV9JTBRYK6EMD8SYYTQZR7FNM
    Group:
    Reuters - Including Visnews
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    14/10/1964
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:00:52:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A

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