Sir Admiral of the Fleet Earl Louis Mountbatten KG GCVO OM GCB DSO KStJ GCSI GCIE
(1900-1979)

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