Title reads: "The Scharnhorst Story".
Arctic Ocean and Norwegian Sea.
L/S of the HMS Duke of York in the Arctic darkness. C/U of a map of the Northern areas and the route to Russia. Various shots from captured German film of German warships the Scharnhorst and Gneisenau on their way...
New German liner "Scharnhorst" launched in Bremen.
British and Norwegian officers who took part in North Cape action tell of their experiences.
Good shots of Hitler reviewing his fleet by launch. Includes Hitler reviewing sailors onboard the "Scharnhorst".