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Former naval person: Winston Churchill and the Royal Navy.

Gretton, Peter Sir.

Former naval person: Winston Churchill and the Royal Navy.

by Gretton, Peter Sir.

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Published by Cassell in London .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Churchill, Winston, Sir, 1874-1965,
  • Great Britain. Royal Navy

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references.

    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsDA566.9.C5 G74
    The Physical Object
    Pagination[14], 338 p.
    Number of Pages338
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL4318386M
    ISBN 100304931608
    LC Control Number78358485

    Former Naval Person and Naval Person; this was how Churchill signed many of his telegrams to US President Franklin D. Roosevelt, first choosing the code name "Naval Person" and later changing it to "Former Naval Person" after he became Prime Minister. Clement Attlee. Full name: Clement Richard Attlee, 1st Earl Attlee. Clem. "Former Naval Person: Tllomlts. ish naval historians, gives a in his‘ book “The I_’rice of or what trend to follow. without Winston Churchill and the of one of the ‘record.-\dr'niralty.

      Vice-Admiral Sir Peter Gretton, Churchill and the Royal Navy (). A positive account of Churchill at the Admiralty and in other naval affairs through World War II, regarded by some as too uncritical. Richard Hough, Former Naval Person: Churchill and the War at Sea, aka The Greatest Crusade: Roosevelt, Churchill and Naval Wars (). A. FORMER NAVAL PERSON: CHURCHILL AND THE WARS AT SEA.. Hough, Richard. (Winston Churchill.). THE ATLANTIC CAMPAIGN: WORLD WAR II'S GREATEST STRUGGLE AT SEA.. Vat, Dan van der. With research by Christine van der Vat. () ENSIGN 2 - DIDO CLASS CRUISERS.. Raven, Alan and Lenton, H. Trevor. RECORDS OF THE ROYAL MARINES. PRO READERS' GUIDE .

      Churchill grasped the opportunity eagerly, choosing ‘Naval Person’ as his hardly impenetrable codename. (When he became prime minister he changed it to ‘Former Naval Person’.)Author: Shelley Henderson.   Also present were five former commanding officers of HMS Churchill, the nuclear-powered submarine which decommissioned ten years ago - including Cdr Jeff Tall, now Director of the Royal Navy.


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