The King's Colour is removed from H.M.S. Dorsetshire to show it has completed its commission in Simonstown, South Africa.
No title, paperwork reads - The King's Colour is 'taken off' the H.M.S. Dorsetshire.
Simonstown, South Africa.
L/S of sailors parading on the dock at Simonstown, officers walk along and inspect them. M/S as they march along. Various shots as the King's Colour is taken off the ship to show it has completed its commission. M/S as it is marched away. M/S as Sir William Clark, British High Commissioner in South Africa, and Sir Edward Evans watch the parade. L/S of the men marching along the quay.