Duke of Edinburgh flies off to Malta with the Mountbattens.
Unissued / unused material.
Lord Louis Mountbatten, Lady Mountbatten, Pamela Mountbatten and Duke of Edinburgh (Prince Philip).
Heathrow Airport, Greater London.
MS Duke, Lady Mountbatten and daughter Pamela chatting with Royal Air Force (RAF) officers in front of car. MS Duke wandering along, he waits for Lady Mountbatten and Pamela. The Duke, Lady Mountbatten and Pamela shake hands with officials and RAF officers in front of aeroplane. MS Lady Mountbatten and Pamela shake hands with officer at foot of gangway, then board aeroplane. Duke pauses to chat, then follows them into plane. Gangplank is taken away as Duke enters.
Date on dope sheet is 17/10/1949.