Sir Admiral of the Fleet Earl Louis Mountbatten KG GCVO OM GCB DSO KStJ GCSI GCIE

Died aged c. 79

In 1979, Mountbatten, his grandson Nicholas, and two others were killed by the Provisional Irish Republican Army (IRA), which had placed a bomb in his fishing boat, Shadow V, at Mullaghmore, County Sligo, in Ireland.

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Photo of Louis Mountbatten and Edwina Mountbatten blue plaque
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Earl Mountbatten of Burma 1900-1979 Countess Mountbatten of Burma 1901-1960 Last Viceroy and Vicereine of India lived here

2 Wilton Crescent, London, United Kingdom where he lived