Interviews with Australian soldiers and nurses, survivors from torpedoed ship Centaur.
Title reads: "Hospital Ship Torpedoed".
Various shots of Australian soldiers, survivors of the hospital ship Centaur which was torpedoed by Japanese submarines. 268 Lives were lost. M/S of chief pantryman (cook?) of the Centaur being greeted by his family. Various shots of survivors being interviewed (natural sound). Fred Chichi remembers bravery of nurses, Sister Savage (in hospital bed) says she kept up morale of soldiers by leading them in prayer and Tom Hegarty who condemns the Japanese action as cold-blooded.