Clement Attlee hands over the carrier "Colossus" to the French navy. Portsmouth, Hampshire.
Item title reads - Attlee hands over carrier.
British and French sailors stand to attention as the British Ensign is lowered and British Prime Minister Clement Attlee hands over carrier "Colossus" to the French. M/S of Attlee watching as Tricolore is raised. C/U's of French and British sailors. C/U of Tricolore. Attlee makes a speech and pays tribute to French and British navies.