I Was There on PQ17 the Convoy to Hell: Through the Icy Russian Waters of World War II

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This title presents one of the bleakest episodes in Royal Naval history. Here is the inside story as told by the men who survived. It is the story of a brutally hard convoy that, according to official records, was incident free. It is the convoy that the British Admiralty tried to cover up. The Royal Navy betrayed the men of convoy PQ17. An order was issued by the British Admiralty...'scatter' escorts. These were murderous orders that broke a prime naval convention and left the merchantmen and rescue ships unprotected. ...

I Was There on PQ17 the Convoy to Hell: Through the Icy Russian Waters of World War II 2010, W Foulsham & Co Ltd, Berkshire

ISBN-13: 9780572035426

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