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  • Short Summary

    Lord Louis Mountbatten arrives in India to take up his new appointment as Viceroy.

  • Description

    Thought to be Selected Originals from late 1940s material.

    India. Lord Louis Mountbatten arrives in New Delhi to take up his new appointment as Viceroy of India.

    LS MS Lord and Lady Edwina Mountbatten driving through the streets of New Delhi in an open horsedrawn carriage.

    LS of Viceregal Palace.

    MS he salutes ranks of Indian troops.

    MS CU He inspects troops.

    CU Pandit Jawaharlal Nehru, leader of the Congress party, seated chatting to two Indian women, was one of the Indian leaders who welcomed the New Viceroy.

    CU Moslem leader Abdul Azad, head of the congress party.

    Possibly connected with 47/27 - MD

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    1512.09
    Media URN:
    59541
    Group:
    Unknown sel originals
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    Sound:
    Mute
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:00:33:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:13:03:00 / 01:13:36:00
    Canister:
    UNSO Reel 006 I

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