Collection: Adventures Of A Naval Surgeon (Part 1): Alderson, B alderson-diaries-1936-1939-00055-47949
Diary of Surgeon Lt Basil Roxby Alderson. News cutting on the death of Squadron Leader Ronald Eltringham Alderson in Palestine and on how Mrs Alderson managed to escape the attack that killed her husband.
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…