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, German princely family, issued from the morganatic union of Alexander, a younger son of Louis II, grand duke of Hesse-Darmstadt, and Countess Julia von Hauke, who was created (1858) princess of Battenberg.
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Mountbatten

Louis (Francis Albert Victor Nicholas), 1st Earl Mountbatten of Burma 1900--79, British naval commander; great-grandson of Queen Victoria. During World War II he was supreme allied commander in SE Asia (1943--46). He was the last viceroy of India (1947) and governor general (1947--48); killed by an IRA bomb
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LORD Mountbatten was "a homosexual with a perversion for young boys", according to newly released FBI files.
And Anthony Daly, a rent boy to the rich and famous in the 1970s, reportedly claims he was told: "Mountbatten had something of a fetish for uniforms - handsome young men in military uniforms and beautiful boys in school uniform".
During the farewell party organised for the Mountbattens, Nehru addressed Edwina directly.
London, June 4 -- The Queen's 60th year on the throne being celebrated in towns and villages across the UK one town with strong links to the Royal family is Romsey in Hampshire which is also linked with Sri Lanka, Lord Mountbatten's WWII headquarters which his base in Botanical Gardens Kandy ,His own home was based in Romsey.
Nehru and Edwina were in love," said von Tunzelmann, who extensively tapped the families and close associates of Nehru and the Mountbattens to make her claim.
It all began when Noel Coward was worried for his friend, the ship's captain Lord Mountbatten.
WORK on a film portraying a 1947 love triangle between India's first Prime Minister and Lady Edwina and Lord Louis Mountbatten - the Queen's uncle who was murdered by an IRA bomb in Sligo - has been halted.
James's Palace to Westminster Abbey found it impossible to comply with Lord Louis Mountbatten's wish for a jolly and happy funeral, only a few wept.
Sir Winston Churchill became embroiled in a furious row with Lord Mountbatten after his wife allegedly claimed the British carried out atrocities during the Mau Mau uprising in Kenya.
Jinnah wanted Pakistan, this argument goes, because he was a `psychopath', `lunatic', `snob' and `megalomaniac' (some of the words used by Mountbatten and Nehru).
And Anthony Daly, a rent boy to the rich and famous in the 1970s, claims he was told "Mountbatten had something of a fetish for uniforms -- handsome young men in military uniforms and beautiful boys in school uniform".
by TOM PARRY LORD Mountbatten was "a homosexual with a perversion for young boys", according newly released FBI files.