No title, paperwork reads - The King's Colour is 'taken off' the H.M.S. Dorsetshire.
Simonstown, South Africa.
L/S of sailors parading on the dock at Simonstown, officers walk along and inspect them. M/S as they march along. Various shots as the King's Colour is taken off the ship...
News in a Nutshell includes - fire at gas works in Wapping, blessing of the animals in Rome and stormy seas around the coast of Margate.
Large scale army, navy and RAF exercise on Dorset coast.
Last pictures of Bismark just before sinking, great shots of sailors celebrating.
Review of international news stories from that year.
Mrs. Donaldson lays the keel plate of H.M.S. Dorsetshire.
Footage of the Countess of Shaftesbury launching the HMS Dorsetshire, Portsmouth, Hampshire.
Troops get on board troopship - Dorsetshire - on route for Haifa.