Two German cargo ships scuttle themselves and their crews are taken prisoner by the navy.
Item title reads - With the navy.
Location of events unknown.
Various shots on the deck of a warship, the camera pans to German cargo ship on the horizon. L/S as the ship scuttles itself. M/S as seaplane returns. A German oil tanker also scuttles itself. Various shots of the Germans after they have been taken from the sea. Columns of smoke rise from the scuttled ship. Various shots as prisoners disembark at West African port. They walk along the quay followed by a dog.