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The S.S. Golden Crest is in dock in New York shortly after Pearl Harbour. Her holds and decks are converted to take ramps for Sherman Tanks intended for a secret destination on the other side of the Atlantic. The tanks are shipped in Chesapeake Bay and as part of a convoy they set off.

Secret Convoy

Author: Percy F. Westerman

Title: Secret Convoy

Series: Alan Carr

First Published by: Blackie and Son Ltd.

Place: London & Glasgow

Format: HC

Date: 1944




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