BUSHELL, T.A Royal Mail Line. CAMPBELL, G.A. KERRY, W.
Title: Eight Bells. no dj.
Publisher:  Trade and Travel, 1950,
Seller ID: 38612
BUSHELL, T.A. Eight Bells : Royal Mail Lines War Story 1939-1945. Pencil Drawings by G.A. Campbell and Line Drawings by W. Kerry. L: Trade and Travel,(1950). Pp 207, col. frontis.,  leaves plates, 1 folding map. Large 8v o, blue cloth. A full account of this venerable Line's contribution to the Allied cause at Malta, in the Russian convoys, the Battle of the Atlantic, in North Africa and Sicily, in the Indian Ocean, at the Normandy invasion, and in the Far East. With accounts of the Line's ships used as Armed Merchant Cruisers and hospital ships, and of its Empire and Liberty ships. With appendixes listing fatalities, awards and honours, vessels lost by enemy action, and fleet lists before and after the war. Very slightly rubbed, cloth a bit dusty, else vg. 175.00