Mountbattens with Douglas Fairbanks

Lord Louis Mountbatten, while captain of the aircraft carrier HMS Illustrious, makes a stop in Los Angeles with his wife Edwina and daughter Patricia, here meeting Douglas Fairbanks, Jr. Mountbatten had been observing secret U.S. fleet exercises, while the Illustrious was under repair. (Photo by Hulton-Deutsch/Hulton-Deutsch Collection/Corbis via Getty Images)