This is the story of one man’s war and of the Royal Navy’s escort vessels — trawlers, corvettes and destroyers — that guarded Britain’s ocean life-lines across the Atlantic against the ravaging forays of U-Boats and surface raiders.
This highly acclaimed firsthand account of convoy escort operations in the North Atlantic from 1939 to 1945 is based on Rayner's astonishing war record.
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Denys Arthur Rayner was a Royal Navy officer who fought throughout the Battle of the Atlantic. After intensive war service at sea, Rayner became a writer, a farmer, and a successful designer and builder of small sailing craft.
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Book Description Naval Institute Press. Hardcover. Book Condition: New. 1557506965 New Condition. Bookseller Inventory # NEW7.0642961
Book Description Naval Institute Press, 1998. Hardcover. Book Condition: New. Never used!. Bookseller Inventory # P111557506965