Diary entries of Surgeon Lt Basil Roxby Alderson on the HMS GLORIOUS at sea and Gibraltar, 23-25 Aug 1935. Arrival in Gibraltar. Going to church.
This is the first extract of a journal compiled by Basil Alderson, a Surgeon Lieutenant and midshipman on board the aircraft carrier, HMS GLORIOUS, 1935-1936. The journal comprises manuscript entries, photographs, drawings and sketch maps detailing daily life on board ship, exercises and training involving…