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Gamp VC : the wartime story of maverick submarine commander Anthony Miers

Author: Brian Izzard
Publisher: Sparkford, Yeovil, Somerset : Haynes Pub., 2009.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Biography : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Rear Admiral Anthony Miers VC - nicknamed 'Gamp' - was one of the Royal Navy's most controversial submarine commanders of WW2. After his death in 1985, allegations were made that he may have been responsible for war crimes in the Aegean in 1941. This book relates his war career and fully examines the war crimes allegation.
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Genre/Form: Biography
Named Person: Anthony Miers; Anthony Miers
Material Type: Biography, Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Brian Izzard
ISBN: 9781844257256 1844257258
OCLC Number: 432408113
Description: 272 pages : illustrations ; 24 cm
Contents: Previously untold story of a controversial wartime submarine ace and VC winner. Includes a full investigation of the war crimes claim. Compelling interviews with surviving crew members of HMS Torbay. Illustrated with many previously unpublished photographs.
Other Titles: Gamp V.C.
Responsibility: Brian Izzard.

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