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Volume 2 - No. 35 - May 3, 1940

I Was There! - We Knew We Had Hit The 'Scheer'

May1940

I Was There! - We Knew We Had Hit The 'Scheer'

The submarine "Spearfish" arrived home on April 18 after one of the most adventurous under-water patrols of the war. She had torpedoed the pocket-battleship "Admiral Scheer" and her crew were convince

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Full index of this magazine

  • Jottings from My Wartime Diary
  • 'Considerable Success' for Our Arms in Norway
  • Diplomats Are in the Front Line in Norway
  • Debits and Credits of the Scandinavian War
  • Only a Year After Hitler's Guarantee!
  • Triumph and Tragedy Under Nothern Seas
  • Drake Would Have Cheered the Men from Narvik
  • 'Back to the Army Again, Sergeant'
  • Words that History will Remember
  • Britain's Air-Gunners Must Be 'Fighting-Fit'
  • On the Fringes of the War: Yugoslavia
  • Sweden Under the Shadow of the Swastika
  • Transport Is One of the R.A.S.C.'s Specialities
  • How to Recognize British Aeroplanes in Flight - 4
  • I Was There! - King Haakon Told Me of His Ordeal
  • I Was There! - How We Escaped From Germans at Narvik
  • I Was There! - We Knew We Had Hit The 'Scheer'
  • Our Diary of the War
  • Who's Who in the Northern War Zone: 2