Ceylon Independence Day, February 4, 1966: British Pathé Film Clip Showing William Gopallawa, Governor General.

The main film clip.



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by Anura Guruge


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Click to access film clip at 'British Pathe'.

Click to access film clip at ‘British Pathe’.


I am trying to put together as much of a collection of
Ceylon Independence Day
memorabilia here on this blog.

This 1966 film clip bother me.
I was in Ceylon then. I was 12 years old.
I can’t remember it! That is what scares me.

I can’t actually remember, at least not reliably,
going to a single February 4 Independence Day event.

I know, for a fact, that I did attend.
I just can’t remember.
I have recollections of other events from that period.

I remember Gopallawa.

Doesn’t matter. Old age on my part.

Enjoy.

Happy Independence Day.


About Anura Guruge

See 'The Blogger' on my https://nhlifefree.com/ blog.

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