• Singapore Broadcasting Corporation Fonds


  • Radio and Television Singapore Series


  • 14/02/1971

    Record Date

  • 00:17:09

    Recorded Duration

  • English

    Recording Language

  • 1997022873

    Accession No.

  • Sound


  • 7 inch Open Reel Audiotape


  • Access permitted

    Conditions Governing Access

  • Use and reproduction require written permission from depositing agency/donor

    Conditions Governing Reproduction

  • Synopsis :

    This is a recording of speeches delivered by the Commander, Maritime Command HQ, and Minister for Communications Yong Nyuk Lin at the Commissioning Ceremony of a new warship the RSS Freedom on 14 February 1971 at the Jurong Marine Base. The Minister speaks about how this new addition will help strengthen Singapore's defence potential and boost the country's defence preparedness. Following the Minister's speech, several religious leaders of Singapore give their blessings in 5 languages for the new warship. The Minister then reads aloud the Commissioning Certificate.

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