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POUND (Reginald) Evans of the Broke: A Biography of Admiral Lord Mountevans KCB, DSO, LLD. 1st Ed., xii+324pp., portrait frontis., 28 photos. VG in chipped dw. Oxford Univ. Press. 1963  #56171
[HLMainPic] Scott's 2i/c on the expedition to the South Pole 1910-13 & later Admiral Lord Mountevans. Includes destroyer ops. in the Dover Straits & off the Belgian coast inc. the famous "Swift & Broke" action in 1917, when these ships engaged a larger force of six German destroyers in what became known as the Battle of the Dover Straits. REgional Commissioner for Civil DEfence in London in WW2 & mission to Norway in 1940. VG in chipped dw. See illustration on our website.   £15

     


 

 



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