John Edmund Singleton Renfrew Taylor served in the Royal Navy from 1936 to 1955 rising to the rank of Lt. Commander and the command of a tank landing ship. He was mentioned in despatches in 1944.

AOS Privateer Fiction

Series: Broadbank

Year  Book  Comment
1810 By Force of Arms Ex-East Indiaman captain Broadbank mans a schooner privateer in the Channel and Atlantic.
1812 At Close Quarters Broadbank with the privateer Avenger joins in the War of 1812

Modern Era Naval Fiction

Series: n/a

Year  Book  Comment
WWII Northern Escort A destroyer on a mission to escort convoys to Murmansk
1944 The Last Passage The preparation, assembly and sinking of the blockships for the Mulberry harbours

Modern Era Other Non Fiction

Series: n/a

Year  Book  Comment
  Of Ships and Seamen An early post-war survey of merchant ships and shipping

 

 

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