Convoy

By: PAYNE, A. P. Boy's Own Paper 62:09 June 1940 FARNES, Kenneth

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PAYNE, A. P. "Convoy". The importance and bravery of the men who sailed in convoys and aboard escort vessels during the war, risking their lives while criss-crossing the Atlantic, is discussed. An article in Boy's Own Paper, Volume 62, No. 9, June, 1940, pp. 385-387. Redhill, Surrey: Boy's Own Paper, April, 1941. Pp. [62]. Illustrated. Double column. 8vo, stapled illustrated paper covers. Colour illustration to the front cover depicts several vessels in a convoy steaming through rough seas, escorted by a naval vessel and military aircraft overhead. Complete with numerous advertisements relating to the war effort in Britain. Some articles of further interest include: M. A. Savonius' "The Youth of Finland"; Kenneth Farnes' "Fast Bowlers I Have Known", describing some of Britain's greatest cricket players, including Morris Nichols, H. D. Read and Alf Gover; P. Garrod Chinn's "Model Aircraft : The Hobby of Today"; Major J. T. Gorman's "Famous Territorial Regiments: The Scottish Territorial Cavalry". Tiny nick to front fore-edge, else vg. for the issue 40.00

Title: Convoy

Author Name: PAYNE, A. P. Boy's Own Paper 62:09 June 1940 FARNES, Kenneth

Categories: 40,

Publisher: Boy's Own Paper, 1940,:

Seller ID: 50901

Keywords: NAUTICAL ROYAL NAVY CONVOY SCOTTISH TERRITORIAL CAVALRY CRICKET MODEL AIRCRAFT ,