Author Results for Carmel Vassallo

Sailing Under the Red Duster: Maltese Merchant Seafarers in the Twentieth Century

By Carmel Vassallo

The article covers Maltese sailors and officers within the Merchant and Royal Navies in the 20th century, including the roles they undertook with the navies, the loss of personnel, a profile of where on the island of Malta the service personnel came from and their wages. The article relates that the Maltese were generally based […] Read More

Filed under: Other (Twentieth C) | Other (location)
Subjects include: Merchant Marines | Navies