Two articles: enemy fiasco in Channel and Loss of the Eagle

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Title

Two articles: enemy fiasco in Channel and Loss of the Eagle

Description

First article: enemy fiasco in channel, ships fight each other. Describes action of British naval force where German ships and shore batteries ended up firing on each other. Covers Royal Navy commander's leadership and the enemy version. Second article: loss of Eagle, crews ordeal in floating oil, an eye witness account. Personal account by correspondent of sinking of aircraft carrier Eagle in the western Mediterranean.

Publisher

The Times
IBCC Digital Archive

Date

1942-08-03
1942-08-14

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This content is available under a CC BY-NC 4.0 International license (Creative Commons Attribution-NonCommercial 4.0). It has been published ‘as is’ and may contain inaccuracies or culturally inappropriate references that do not necessarily reflect the official policy or position of the University of Lincoln or the International Bomber Command Centre. For more information, visit https://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-nc/4.0/ and https://ibccdigitalarchive.lincoln.ac.uk/omeka/legal.

Format

Two newspaper cutting mounted on a scrapbook page

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Identifier

SValentineJRM1251404v10013

Temporal Coverage

Citation

“Two articles: enemy fiasco in Channel and Loss of the Eagle,” IBCC Digital Archive, accessed October 22, 2020, https://ibccdigitalarchive.lincoln.ac.uk/omeka/collections/document/20873.

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