• Short Summary

    Lord Mountbatten visits Royal Military College at Sandhurst, Kent.

  • Description

    Full title reads: "LORD LOUIS AT SANDHURST".

    Royal Military College, Sandhurst, Berkshire.

    Parade of R.A.F. (Royal Air Force) Cadets at a passing-out parade at Sandhurst. Lord Louis Mountbatten presenting top cadets with Sam Browne Belts of Honour. Lord Mountbatten addressing the new officers (natural sound). He tells them briefly about combined operations of army, navy and RAF, then goes on to relate a shaggy war story. The officers slow march across the parade ground and up the steps into the College. They are followed by the officer on the white horse.

    (Mute & Track Negs.)

  • Tags

  • Data

    Film ID:
    1075.30
    Media URN:
    37924
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    15/02/1943
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:03:22:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:52:04:00 / 01:55:26:00
    Canister:
    43/13

Comments (1)

  1. ARJPaterson says

    NOT RAF! This is the Royal Military Academy Sandhurst. It is an intake of officer cadets going off to RAC/Recce regiments

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