Others killed in the blast were Nicholas Knatchbull, his elder daughter's 14 year old son, Paul Maxwell, a 15 year old youth from County Fermanagh who was working as a crew member and Baroness Brabourne, his elder daughter's 83 year old mother-in-law who was seriously injured in the explosion, and died from her injuries the following day. After the Second World War she and her husband served as the last Viceroy and Vicereine of pre-Partition India and she was universally praised for the hard work she put in. His ship, the destroyer HMS Kelly, was famous for many daring exploits. Another "close friend" was an Irish student whom he met at Cambridge Peter Murphy who became Mountbatten's close and constant companion till the end of his life. One of the most poignant of tributes paid to Mountbatten, the minute work was given its first performance on 5th May by the Scottish Baroque Ensemble, conducted by Leonard Friedman. Princess Louise of Saxe-Gotha-Altenburg.
His invitation to remain as Governor-General of independent India has been described as "a tribute to Mountbatten's statesmanship, sagacity and wisdom.
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July 15, at 2: Mountbatten supported the United World Colleges and encouraged heads of state, politicians and personalities throughout the world to share his interest. Got to know sevral of his family when helping Charlotte Breese with information for her book on Hutch. Before his daughter was born he left America for Paris where he was befriended by the composer, Cole Porter, and became his lover. Two of his relatives and a year-old local boy were also killed.