Prince Philip takes charge of frigate in Malta.
Prince Philip in command. Malta.
MS Duke of Edinburgh (Prince Philip) on launch travelling to his ship ('Magpie'). MV The Duke chatting to and shaking hands with and saluting officers. MS The Duke chatting to officers. MV The Duke shaking hands with officers. CU Officer saluting and shaking hands with Duke. Pan to include Lieutenant Commander Harper. SCU Duke chatting to officer. MS. The Duke inspecting ship. SCU. The Duke and another officer. MS Towards, Duke, Harper and others walking along deck. MS Duke and others looking at painted anchor chains. SCU The Duke and Harper pan down to anchor chain. Various shots of Duke inspecting ship. SCU Copy of signal giving Duke formal command. SCU The Duke and Harper. CU The Duke. and Harper. CU The Duke.