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Author:
John Winton
ISBN13:
978-0094802209
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0094802203
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Constable and Robinson (April 1, 2001)
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Manning a variety of vessels, the British submarine service performed superbly in several wars. Above all, The Submariners presents a vivid depiction of day-to-day life aboard British submarines through the course of the century

Manning a variety of vessels, the British submarine service performed superbly in several wars. By Robert Guttman The very nature of a submarine's. Above all, The Submariners presents a vivid depiction of day-to-day life aboard British submarines through the course of the century. The subjects include the character of the individual personnel, chronic medical problems encountered on long patrols, the use of early underwater escape equipment, a moving eulogy for a cat who completed 23 wartime submarine patrols and a typical World War II submarine’s mess menu.

John Winton joined the Royal Navy as a cadet at Dartmouth, served in the Korean War, and at Suez, and spent seven years in the Submarine Service. He has published over forty books.

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John Pratt, pen name John Winton (3 May 1931 in London – 27 April 2001) was an. .Warrior The First and the Last (London: Maritime Books, 1987). The Submariners : Life in British Submarines 1901–1999: An Anthology of Personal Experience (London : Constable, 1999).

John Pratt, pen name John Winton (3 May 1931 in London – 27 April 2001) was an English author and obituarist, following a career in the Royal Navy in which he rose to. He was born in London and served in the Korean War and during the Suez Crisis. ULTRA at Sea (London: Leo Cooper, 1988). The Naval Heritage of Portsmouth (Southampton: Ensign, 1989). An Illustrated History of the Royal Navy (London: Salamander, 2000).

The SUBMARINERS Life in British Submarines 1901 – 1999. Other books of interest: They Fought Under The Sea. Submarine Commander.

John Winton, a retired Royal Navy officer, presents a selection of personal accounts covering the Royal Navy submarine service, from the first Holland boats of 1901 to the giant Trident nuclear submarines of today. Commentary by the author links the descriptions of tense patrols of World War I and World War II, the torpedo attacks on enemy warships, U-boats and merchant vessels, the horrors of depth charging, and the midget-submarine attacks on the Tirpitz. The deterrent patrols of the Cold War are also described, as well as the sinking of the Argentine cruiser General Belgrano in the Falklands War. The book includes stories of survival and heroism, as well as anecdotes about daily life aboard the submarines.