Wartime speech

Scott Smith's photograph of Lord Mountbatten's Japanese surrender speech in Singapore.
Scott Smith's photograph of Lord Mountbatten's Japanese surrender speech in Singapore.

Lord Mountbatten gives the surrender speech in Singapore at the end of World War Two, in this picture from veteran Scott Smith, 86.

Mr Smith, of Parr Avenue, Eastwood, said it was taken in 1945 by a friend.

He brought it in to coincide with Remembrance Day.