35: A MIDSHIPMAN’S LOG FROM H.M. SHIPS MARLBOROUGH & VE
A MIDSHIPMAN’S LOG FROM H.M. SHIPS MARLBOROUGH & VETERAN
completed in official-issue volume by A.B. Ford and commenced aboard Marlborough at Malta, 18th February 1922, and from Veteran September 7th 1923 to 30th November 1923, with service completed in and around the Mediterranean, the text written in a fair clear hand and accompanied by numerous maps, diagrams, sketches and some photographs, indices pasted inside front cover bound between hard boards -- 13½ x 8½in. (34 x 21.5cm.)
The battleship Marlborough, a veteran of Jutland, was launched in 1912 and broken up in 1932; the Veteran was a destroyer of 1919 which saw service at Norway in 1940 and was on convoy escort duty when torpedoed and sunk in September 1942.