Author Results for Yuriko Akiyama PhD

Trained Cooks and Healthy Boys: Reforming the Mess in the Royal Navy before the First World War

By Yuriko Akiyama PhD

Investigates the development of training chiefs for both the Navy and the training scheme for boys at Greenwich School. A broad overview is given leading up to the change in the late 19th and early 20th century. The article accepts the fact that the development of hygiene and good food contributed to the overall improved […] Read More

Filed under: Other (Twentieth C) | Other (Nineteenth C) | Health at Sea
Subjects include: Manpower & Life at Sea | Navies