Collection: Adventures Of A Naval Surgeon (Part 1): Alderson, B alderson-diaries-1936-1939-00021-47915
Diary of Surgeon Lt Basil Roxby Alderson. Diary page on HMS HARRIER paper of 31 Dec 1937. Alderson describes how he joined the HMS HARRIER for the first time and how he celebrated New Years Eve that night.
This first selection of items from the scrapbook of British naval surgeon Basil Alderson describes his life on board various ships in British waters and the Mediterranean in the early months of 1938. Items include a Sea Scouts' theatre programme and photographs of Malta, scouts and of officers and individual…