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- Henry D. Capper
- 27 July 2019 Henry D. Capper
Aft-From the Hawsehole MOBI ë Aft-From the PDF/EPUB aft from pdf, hawsehole pdf, Aft-From the free, Aft-From the HawseholeAft-From the Hawsehole PDFThis is than just another naval memoir from an officer with long service in the Royal Navy Lieutenant Commander Henry Capper was unusual although by no means unique as he had begun hisyears in the Navy as an ordinary seaman on the Lower Deck As a child in the s he had witnessed the outrageous behaviour of sailors suddenly released from the confines of their ships after long commissions overseas, with pockets full of money, and landsharks of both sexes only too ready to relieve them of their hard earned wages The author was born at Aft-From the PDF/EPUB ² Portsmouth inand his father worked in the dockyard there Inhe began a four year period of work in the dockyard before entering as a boy in the old wooden wall HMS ST VINCENT, training ship From that date into , the author describes the tremendous changes he has witnessed during service afloat all over the world the life, conditions, food, pay and general welfare of the Lower Deck from the Victorian era onwards Illustrated with interesting photographs and other plates.