Britain presents Australia with H.M.A.S "Shropshire" after loss of the "Canberra".
Item title reads - Britain's gift to Australia.
MS of the deck of H.M.A.S. "Shropshire" which was presented to Australia by the British government after the loss of the Canberra. Various shots as Lord Gowrie, Governor General comes aboard the ship, he is met by Captain J. A. Collins. Lord Gowrie inspects crew and then addresses them. M/S Captain Collins speaking about looking forward to getting back on the job after a spot of leave.