Filmed at Pembroke Dock Yard, Dyfed, Wales.
Introductory intertitle reads: "In the first days of the war, HMS Birmingham distinguished herself by sinking a German submarine. Today, she stands under the hands of the Shipbreakers." M/S of the ship in dock. Various shots of the ship being dismantled....
Navy Cadets at training on H.M.S. Caledonia.
Various shots of HMS (H.M.S) Hood, the £6,000,000 warship.
HMS Cumberland undergoes "Pre-Wetting" trials - a new radioactivity protection process.
HMS Thunderbolt arriving to unknown British port.
Dr Evatt visits HMS Shropshire and addresses crew.
Shots of battleship H.M.S. 'Renown'.
Footage of the battleship HMS 'Rodney'.
Model of ship HMS 'Implacable'.