TITLE

CONVOYS DON'T ADVERTISE

AUTHOR(S)
Roberts, Leslie
PUB. DATE
June 1940
SOURCE
Saturday Evening Post;6/8/1940, Vol. 212 Issue 50, p22
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Focuses on the convoy system that was formed to defend harbors by the British, U.S. and Canadian navies in 1940. Preparation of the Atlantic frontier of Canada for possible war; Purpose of the establishment of the convoy system; Challenges faced by convoy participants in preparing for their departure.
ACCESSION #
17241063

 

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