The 22-year-old Victor ‘Dick’ Hutley records his voyage as part of the Royal Tour of West Africa, South Africa and South America from the sick berth of the battlecruiser, HMS Repulse.
Part 1: Departure. A voyage from Portsmouth to Tenerife.
Part II: Accra: ceremony, music, plague and sharks
Part III: Crossing the Line
Part IV: Simonstown Hospital
Part V: Treating the Prince.
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