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The convoy Commodore

Philip McCutchan

The convoy Commodore

by Philip McCutchan

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Published by Weidenfeld & Nicolson .
Written in English


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StatementPhilip McCutchan.
The Physical Object
Pagination186p.
Number of Pages186
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL21309465M

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  According to Bernard Edwards book ‘Beware Raiders’ there were 21 (14 British, 3 Norwegian & 4 Greek) ships originally in SLS The Commodore ship for SLS64 was the t Warlaby. Also included in the convoy were: Nailsea Lass, Lornaston, Shrewsbury, Blairatholl, Margot, Westbury, Borgestad, Empire Energy (Ex Italian), Dartford, Gairsoppa. The John Mason Kemp book series by Philip McCutchan includes books The Convoy Commodore, Convoy North, Convoy South (Convoy Series), and several more. See the complete John Mason Kemp series book list in order, box sets or omnibus editions, and companion titles.

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During World War II, the convoy commodore was the man who commanded all the merchant ships in a trans-Atlantic convoy. He did not command the naval ships that might (or might not) be guarding the convoy, but was responsible for keeping the tankers, troopships, cargo The convoy Commodore book, and other ships in line and on schedule.4/5(1).

Additional Physical Format: Online version: Creighton, Kenelm, Sir. Convoy commodore. London, W. Kimber [] (OCoLC) Named Person: Kenelm Sir Creighton. The Convoy Commodore, who, in conditions of great confusion and strain, with several torpedoed ships in the convoy firing distress rockets at the same time, with the continuous thud and thunder of exploding depth-charges, and the blinding flash of gunfire from the.

aka Robert Conington Galway, Duncan MacNeil Philip McCutchan () grew up in the naval atmosphere of Portsmouth Dockyard and developed a lifetime's interest in the sea.

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Reviews: 1. Read "Convoy Commodore" by Rear-Adm. Sir Kenelm Creighton available from Rakuten Kobo. On September 4,Admiral Creighton, who had retired from the Navy five years earlier, reported again to the Admiral 5/5(1). COVID Resources. Reliable information about the coronavirus (COVID) is available from the World Health Organization (current situation, international travel).Numerous and frequently-updated resource results are available from this ’s WebJunction has pulled together information and resources to assist library staff as they consider how to handle coronavirus.

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Air commodore, a rank in the Royal Air Force and other Commonwealth air forces; Commodore (yacht club), an officer of a yacht club; Commodore (Sea Scouts), a position in the Boy Scouts of America's Sea Scout program; Convoy commodore, a civilian in charge. Having discharged its cargo, examined and repaired the holds, it restowed and finally put to sea again on 26 December.

She was now to join PQ8 and Brundle was elected Convoy Commodore. Two minesweepers, a cruiser and two destroyers escorted the eight merchant 8 January the convoy left Reykjavik bound for : Michael Wadsworth. Define convoy commodore.

convoy commodore synonyms, convoy commodore pronunciation, convoy commodore translation, English dictionary definition of convoy commodore. A naval officer, or master of one of the ships in a convoy, designated to command the convoy, subject to the orders of the officer in tactical command.

convoy commodore; convoy. The narrative effectively conveys the atmosphere of constant danger surrounding a convoy, its multi-national character, and the nonstop duties of a convoy commodore and the immense toll of fatigue exacted by the never-ending stream of reports, orders, signals to read and answer, decisions to be made, radar and sonar soundings to be investigated.

This book has been released under the following alternate titles: Convoy of War WWII: The Battle of the Atlantic is in its early stages as a vital convoy steams away from war-torn Britain, bound for Halifax, Nova Scotia, to bring back urgently needed supplies: armour, ammunition, foodstuffs – and, above all, the troops of a Canadian division Author: Philip Mccutchan.

Convoy ON Commodore Nicholson's Narrative. Received from Roger Griffiths (his source: Public Records Office, Kew) Page 1 - Ships in convoy "The Milford Haven, Belfast portions met at the appointed rendezvous. Convoy had air cover every day with exception of 7th, 8th, 9th. At no time was the convoy threatened with attack, nor did it.

The task of seeing that the merchant ships which carried the vital supplies reached their destinations fell largely on the shoulders of the Convoy Commanders, who were mostly senior but retired Naval officers who had volunteered to return to duty and it is their story which Alan Burn, who sailed on many such convoys, tells in this book.3/5(1)."Winston Churchill wrote, "The only thing that ever really frightened me during the war was the U-boat peril." Had the convoy link between North America and Britain been broken, the course of World War II would have been different.

In Marchthe Germans were coming close to doing just that - sinking ninety-seven Allied merchant ships in twenty days, twice the rate of replacement, while 4/5(1).The immensely prolific and thoroughly reliable McCutchan continues his WW II convoy saga with a sixth adventure for Commodore Kemp (Convoy of Fear, etc.).

John Mason Kemp is the senior captain of a steamship line who, in peacetime, commanded UK-to-Australia cruises; but now he's been made a convoy commodore, the officer in charge of non-naval Author: Philip Mccutchan.