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Title:HMS ILLUSTRIOUS AND HMS RICHMOND VISIT TO TOKYO [Main Title]
Film Number:ADM 6733
Other titles:ROYAL NAVY VIDEOS: 1990s [Allocated Series Title]
Summary: Brief edited highlights of the goodwill visit to Tokyo by HMS Illustrious and HMS Richmond, in the Far East as part of the Ocean Wave deployment.
Description: Arrival of ships in Tokyo, greeted by Japanese Navy honour guard. General views; Royal marines band is seen playing. Press conference on board HMS Illustrious explains the background to the visit. general views of the ship's crew sightseeing and shopping in and around Tokyo, including a boat trip. Interview with captain on the deck; he discusses cementing the Royal Navy's relationship with Japan and the Japanese maritime self-Defence Course. Interviews with other crewmen.