Author Results for R. Channon

Book Review – ‘Fremantle‚Äôs Submarines: How Allied submariners and Western Australians helped to win the war in the Pacific’ by R. Channon

By R. Channon

From March 1942 until August 1945, Fremantle became the home-from-home for a shifting population of American, Dutch and British submarines, at first fleeing the Japanese onslaught to the north, but later carrying the fight back to the enemy. The port, with Perth and Western Australia generally, was genuinely a place where the submariners were warmly […] Read More

Filed under: Pacific
Subjects include: Battles & Tactics | Harbours & Dockyards | Manpower & Life at Sea | Navies | Submarines