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The Naval VCs of World War I by Stephen Snelling
  

The Naval VCs of World War I

Part of the VCs of the First World War S. Series

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The Naval VCs of World War I by Stephen Snelling

Here is a complete record of almost fifty men who won the Victoria Cross while serving in the Royal Navy during the First World War. They include the conflict's youngest and oldest winners in operations ranging from the Atlantic to the coast of Africa, from the Straits of Otranto to the rivers of Mesopotamia. These awards were won in all manner of fighting ships, from disguised schooner to light cruiser, motor launch to submarine, and river steamer to battle cruiser. Following the established series style, THE NAVAL VCs charts the lives and careers of the recipients and presents graphic accounts of the VC actions based on original material, much of it from eyewitness sources.

About the Author

Stephen Snelling is a senior journalist with Eastern Counties Newspapers based in Norwich. He has already contributed two titles to this series: VCs OF WW1: GALLIPOLI, and PASSCHENDAELE 1917. Stephen is a member of the Military Historical Society and the Gallipoli Association. He lives near Norwich.

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Book Info

Publication date

1st February 2002

Author

Stephen Snelling

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Publisher

Sutton Publishing Ltd an imprint of The History Press Ltd

Format

Hardback
288 pages

Categories

Maritime history
European history
First World War
Naval forces & warfare
War & defence operations
General & world history

ISBN

9780750913959

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