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  • Short Summary

    Ceylon celebrating its independence.

  • Description

    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 Dudley Senanayake and Governor General Sir Oliver Goonetilleke are seen on the dais taking salute.

    (Orig. Neg.)

    Date found in the old record - 07/02/1967.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    3170.19
    Media URN:
    89067
    Group:
    Unissued unused
    Archive:
    British Pathe
    Issue Date:
    1967
    Sound:
    Mute
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:00:46:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:43:43:00 / 01:44:29:00
    Canister:
    UN 4225 H

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