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A Long Night for the Canteen Boat
A Long Night for the Canteen Boat

A Long Night for the Canteen Boat

HISTORY

98 Pages, 5 x 7.99

Formats: Trade Paper

Trade Paper, $11.99 (US $11.99) (CA $15.99)

Publication Date: June 2018

ISBN 9781789551624

Rights: US, CA, AU & NZ

New Generation Publishing (Jun 2018)

Price: $11.99
 
 

Overview

As WW2progressed and convoys of merchant ships were lost to the enemy the Royal Navy provided armed escorts.The very last escort vessel then became known as ‘THE CANTEEN BOAT’.The vessel would be commanded by the lowest ranking of the Royal Navy escort Vessels.H.M.S. CASSANDRA a brand new Destroyer was in her last stages of “Working up “.The story here is remarkable how an inexperienced war ship and ships company battled the odds with l