Best Lord Mountbatten Boat Pictures. This bombing took place in 1979. Lord louis mountbatten © mountbatten was a british naval officer who oversaw the defeat of the on 27 august 1979, mountbatten was murdered when ira terrorists blew up his boat off the coast of.
It was exactly forty years ago this week (27th august 1979), that lord mountbatten of burma, nephew of the last tsarina of russia, second cousin of hm the queen, and uncle of prince philip. Lord mountbatten was killed from injuries suffered in a bomb explosion in 1979. Technical specifications, tonnages and management details are derived from vesselfinder database.
The heart of the holiday was going out on the boat.
But who was, lord mountbatten, admiral of the fleet louis francis albert victor. In 1979, lord mountbatten, his grandson nicholas, and two others were killed by a bomb set by members of the provisional irish republican army, hidden aboard his fishing boat in mullaghmore. Lord louis mountbatten was murdered on 27 august 1979 when the ira detonated a bomb on his family's fishing boat in the harbour of mullaghmore, north west ireland. A naval man and keen sailor, lord mountbatten kept a small vessel called the shadow v which he used to take his family fishing.