• Short Summary

    Mountbatten receives the Freedom of the City of London.

  • Description

    Thought to be Selected Originals from late 1940s material. 15/07/1946?

    Guildhall, London.

    Admiral Lord Louis Mountbatten and his wife Edwina arrive at the Guildhall in an open carriage. They get out and shake hands with a dignitary. L/S interior, Mountbatten accepts Freedom of the City on behalf of servicemen who served with him. M/S as he speaks at rostrum saying it was the troops who defeated the Japanese not the atomic bomb.

    Possibly connected with 46/56 - MD.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    1536.24
    Media URN:
    60131
    Group:
    Unknown sel originals
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    15/07/1946
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:05:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:22:13:00 / 01:23:18:00
    Canister:
    UNSO Reel 086 C

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