Royal Navy warship HMS Tilbury returns to her home port.
SLATE INFORMATION: H.M.S. "Tilbury". After three and a half years in the East returns to her home port. The people of Tilbury presented her with a silken ensign.
ENGLAND: essex: Tilbury:
HMS Tilbury moored to quay as visitors come aboard
The Ensign is presented to the Captain who accepts it as sailors look on and applaud
HMS Tilbury along flying new ensign
Captain and officers
Local dignatories and crew members
Navy - Ceremonial, Great Britain
Background: Royal Navy warship HMS Tilbury returns to her home port.