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North Atlantic Run: The Royal Canadian Navy And The Battle For The Convoys

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At the height of The Battle of the Atlantic, half of the Allied convoy escorts on the main trade routes were Canadian, but history has largely ignores their contribution and their bitter sacrifices of their struggle against U-boat attacks in 1942 and 1943.
In North Atlantic Run, noted military historian Marc Milner tells the story of this drama at sea, detailing the dynami
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Paperback, 326 pages
Published January 1st 2006 by Vanwell Publishing (first published July 1st 1985)
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Matt
North Atlantic Run is unique in that Milner describes not the action performed but rather the reason for lack of action by the escorts of the Royal Canadian Navy in WWII. The Canadian Navy experienced such a dramatic increase in ships and personnel that it had severe growing pains. Milner describes how the Canadians were viewed by the Royal Navy and Unites States Navy which is that of a third class navy but yet with a first class size. Milner describes the British view as that of how a parent vi ...more
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