Skip to Content

British Navy

Book Review: Sea Dogs

"The Floating Republic" by Bonamy Dobree & G. E. Mainwaring (Pelican Books, 6d.)    

Speeding-Up The Admirals

 Avast there, comrades! Haul in your slacks while I shiver my timbers.

 The Navy, sirs, is going to the dogs. Senior officers are now expected to know something, and a special instructional course began at Portsmouth on Feb 13, with fifty rear admirals, captains, and commanders as pupils. How George must congratulate himself upon his shore appointment!

Syndicate content