40,000 troops take part in military manoeuvres in Delhi, India. Brown tinted.
Lord Louis Mountbatten visits India.
Lord Louis Mountbatten arrives in New Delhi to take over as the last Viceroy of India.
Lord Louis Mountbatten sworn as Viceroy of India at Durbar Hall, New Delhi.
The Viceroy's Bodyguard, all Indian men, is claimed to be one of the best guards in the world.
Thousands of men gather around Jama Masjid Mosque during Moslem festival of Bakr-Id.
Street scenes in a town or city in India.
Lord Louis Mountbatten arrives in India to take up his new appointment as Viceroy.
Various stories from around India.
Sculptor C S Jagger at working on a statue shortly before he died.
India House independence ceremony.
Various scenes at the time of Indian Independence giving a good idea of city life.
Earl and Lady Mountbatten in India at the time of Independence.
Scenes of joy as India and Pakistan gain their independence from Britain.
Scenes in India and Pakistan on Independence day.
Hindus go from Pakistan to India and Moslems from Indian to Pakistan.
Various ceremonies to mark the independence of India.
The Duke of Connaught with hunting party in India.
The arrival the wife of the Viceroy of India.
Viceroy and Governor General Lord Reading and wife in India.
The viceroy visits Burma, watches traditional dancers and gives out medals.
Mr E.F.L. Wood, India's new Viceroy, opens the Imperial Fruit Show in London.
King George V and Queen Mary for massive celebration of the Royal Coronation.