New Commander-in-Chief of the Home Fleet appointed.
Full title reads: "HAIL AND FAREWELL".
Various shots of the scenes onboard ship as Admiral Sir John Tovey reties as Commander-in-Chief of Home Fleet. Crowd of sailors watching the ceremony. Admiral shakes hands with his associates and leaves the ship on a barge.
Various shots of Admiral Sir Bruce Fraser coming abroad ship to take over the post that Admiral Tovey has left. Close up shot of Admiral Fraser, new Commander-in-Chief of Home Fleet.
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