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Title:ROYAL NAVY HONG KONG ITEMS [Allocated Title]
Film Number:ADM 6709
Other titles:ROYAL NAVY VIDEOS: 1990s [Allocated Series Title]
Summary: Two brief edits with live sound of the Royal Navy at the withdrawal from Hong Kong.
Description: I. Book launch for "White Ensign Red Dragon: History of the Royal Navy in Hong Kong 1841 1997" by Peter J Melson. Admiral Sir Jock Slater gives a speech, and later joins the author and Hong Kong Governor Chris Patten in signing copies.
II. Ceremony for the closure of HMS Tamar shore establishment in Hong Kong; Chris Patten and Admiral Sir Jock Slater present.