Luck on My Side: The Diaries and Reflections of a Young Wartime Sailor 1939-1945

by John, Palmer

Pen and Sword | December 15, 2009 | Kobo Edition (eBook)

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Sir John Palmer was at sea for virtually the entire war serving in three ships. During this time he kept a secret diary of events and his reactions and emotions which we are now proud to publish. This book vividly describes the author's many wartime exploits. For the worst period of the Battle of the Atlantic, he was on convoy protection duty in the Corvette HMS Clematis and recalls the famous Christmas Day action against the mighty German battle cruiser Hipper.Sadly Sir John died very recently, after a most distinguished life.

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Published: December 15, 2009

Publisher: Pen and Sword

Language: English

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ISBN - 10: 178303467X

ISBN - 13: 9781783034673

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Luck on My Side: The Diaries and Reflections of a Young Wartime Sailor 1939-1945

by John, Palmer

Format: Kobo Edition (eBook)

Published: December 15, 2009

Publisher: Pen and Sword

Language: English

The following ISBNs are associated with this title:

ISBN - 10: 178303467X

ISBN - 13: 9781783034673

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Sir John Palmer was at sea for virtually the entire war serving in three ships. During this time he kept a secret diary of events and his reactions and emotions which we are now proud to publish. This book vividly describes the author's many wartime exploits. For the worst period of the Battle of the Atlantic, he was on convoy protection duty in the Corvette HMS Clematis and recalls the famous Christmas Day action against the mighty German battle cruiser Hipper.Sadly Sir John died very recently, after a most distinguished life.