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6 edition of Convoy homeward found in the catalog.

Convoy homeward

by Philip McCutchan

  • 323 Want to read
  • 11 Currently reading

Published by St. Martin"s Press in New York .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Great Britain
    • Subjects:
    • World War, 1939-1945 -- Naval operations, British -- Fiction.,
    • Kemp, John Mason (Fictitious character) -- Fiction.,
    • Great Britain -- History, Naval -- 20th century -- Fiction.

    • Edition Notes

      StatementPhilip McCutchan.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsPR6063.A167 C644 1992
      The Physical Object
      Pagination182 p. ;
      Number of Pages182
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL1701154M
      ISBN 100312081685
      LC Control Number92001584
      OCLC/WorldCa26095819

      The John Mason Kemp book series by Philip McCutchan includes books The Convoy Commodore, Convoy North, Convoy South (Convoy Series), and several more. See the complete John Mason Kemp series book list in order, box sets or omnibus editions, and companion titles. Convoy PQ 18 was an Arctic convoy of forty Allied freighters from Scotland and Iceland to Arkhangelsk in the Soviet Union in the war against Nazi convoy departed Loch Ewe, Scotland on 2 September , rendezvoused with more ships and escorts at Iceland and arrived at Arkhangelsk on 21 September. An exceptionally large number of escorts was .

      You can write a book review and share your experiences. Other readers will always be interested in your opinion of the books you've read. Whether you've loved the book or not, if you give your honest and detailed thoughts then people will find new books that are right for them. The Argo torpedoes the destroyer Saguenay on convoy HG and U establishes contact with HX Its ocean escort leaves the convoy, but because of the bad weather, the Western Approaches escort coming from convoy OB, cannot join the HX before night. U, U and U find the convoy before the escorts do and make several attacks.

      McCutchan's 10 years at sea have resulted in nearly 90 naval adventure tales, including the Commander Shaw, Lieutenant Halfhyde and Commodore Kemp series, as well as the Donald Cameron books, of which.   Philip McCutchan was a British author. He was born in Cambridge, and went on to attend the Royal Military College at Sandhurst. He worked several jobs, including working for shipping firms, teaching, and owning a tea shop.


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In Convoy Homeward Brigadier Pumphrey-Hatton struggles to make it back to the British shores with his cargo of German POWs before the German U-boats can find him. Although this is part of the John Mason Kemp series it does well as a stand alone read/5(12). In Convoy Homeward Brigadier Pumphrey-Hatton struggles to make it back to the British shores with his cargo of German POWs before the German U-boats can find him.

Although this is part of the John Mason Kemp series it does well as a stand alone read/5. Convoy Homeward is a gripping naval thriller filled with suspense and betrayal at every turn. Praise for Philip McCutchan ‘A nautical war buff's feast [McCutchan] keeps an authoritative hand on the wheel and his descriptions of battles at sea ring with laconic truth.’ — The New York Times Book Review/5(12).

Convoy Homeward by Philip McCutchan,St. Martin's Press edition, in English Convoy homeward book 1st U.S. : The vastly prolific McCutchan--author of the Simon Shard series (12 books), the Halfhyde series (16), the Donald Cameron (13), the Commander Shaw (20) and 22 other books- Convoy homeward book.

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Convoy Homeward By Philip McCutchan WWII: Commodore John Mason Kemp, aboard the troop transport Aurelian Star, is leading a convoy sailing west from Colombo to East and South Africa, and then out into the Atlantic before finally making homeport in : Philip Mccutchan.

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Learn more. out of 5 stars Final book in the John Masomn Kemp series of books of convoy work during WW2. Equally as gripping as Book 1. Highly recommended. Reviewed in the United Kingdom on March 4, Reviews:   Convoy Homeward is a gripping naval thriller filled with suspense and betrayal at every turn.

Praise for Philip McCutchan ‘A nautical war buff's feast [McCutchan] keeps an authoritative hand on the wheel and his descriptions of battles at sea ring with laconic truth.’ — The New York Times Book Review/5(10). Convoy Homeward is a gripping naval thriller filled with suspense and betrayal at every turn.

Praise for Philip McCutchan ‘A nautical war buff's feast [McCutchan] keeps an authoritative hand on the wheel and his descriptions of battles at sea ring with laconic truth.’ — The New York Times Book Review.

Therefore, the homeward bound convoy – designated RA 55A – consisted of merchant ships that had already spent some time in the inlet, anchored at Rosta, halfway between Vaenga Bay and Murmansk, on the exposed eastern side of the waterway. Seven lucky ships had arrived as part of JW 54B, and therefore had spent just seventeen days at Kola.

The North Atlantic homeward-bound trade was brought under convoy in May,and the Gibraltar homeward-bound trade in July, but for some months it was impossible to provide for the institution of a complete convoy system. At first some 40 per cent, of the homeward. A complete list of all Philip McCutchan's series in reading order.

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Operation Dervish was the first of the Arctic Convoys of the Second World War by which the Western Allies supplied material to the Soviet Union in its fight with Nazi ed in the convoy was the personnel and equipment of an RAF Wing, for the air defence of the Russian ports, and several civilians and diplomatic missions.

The convoy sailed from Liverpool on 12 .Convoy South, (Kemp convoys Australian troop-ships to America amid intrigue, suspense and German pocket battleships.) Convoy Homeward, (On the way home to the UK, Kemp deals with German prisoners, a troublesome crew and .Homeward Bound Once off the ferry our convoy reconvened.

“Good a bye laydeez,” Vincenzo told us. Neither he nor Genji were going to the airport with us, well there was really no need so we made our goodbyes there on the dockside.