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Admiral of the Fleet The Earl Mountbatten of Burma K.G. 1900-1979 | Admiral the Earl Mountbatten of Burma | Earl Mountbatten of Burma | Earl Mountbatten of Burma K.G. | Lord Louis Mountbatte | Admiral Lord Mountbatten | Admiral Louis Mountbatten | Earl Mountbatten | Lord Louis Mountbatten | Lord Mountbatten
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There are probably greater painters than Noel, greater novelists than Noel, greater librettists, greater composers of music, greater singers, greater dancers, greater comedians, greater tragedians, greater stage producers, greater film directors, greater cabaret artists, greater TV stars. If there are, they are fourteen different people. Only one man combined all fourteen labels - The Master.
In the early days of the Second World War, Lord Louis Mountbatten was Captain of the Royal Navy destroyer, HMS Kelly. While he was Captain, Kelly was torpedoed off Norway (May 1940), towed to Britain for repairs, then sunk as a result of German bombing off Crete, in May, 1941. Noël Coward
, a friend of Mountbatten's, wrote a screenplay based on those experiences, which was subsequently made into ...