BAILEY, Chris Howard. McMURRAY, Campbell, (foreword)
Title: Royal Naval Museum Book of the Battle of the Atlantic : The Corvettes and Their Crews : An Oral History. in dj.
Publisher:  Wrens Park Publishing, 1998,
Seller ID: 100238
BAILEY, Chris Howard. The Royal Naval Museum Book of the Battle of the Atlantic : The Corvettes and Their Crews : An Oral History. Foreword by Campbell McMurray. [N.p.]: Wrens Park Publishing, (1998). Pp. 156. Illustrated. Large 8vo, illustrated card covered boards. Built originally to serve as a part of coastal convoys, these ships were forced to become trans-Atlantic escorts as the Atlantic fleet of ships became more and more depleted. Staving off u-boat and air attacks, the Corvettes helped to keep the trans-Atlanticshipping and other nautical necessities alive during the Second World War. Gift inscription, else very good in dust jacket 25.00