Collection: Adventures Of A Naval Surgeon (Part 1): Alderson, B alderson-diaries-1936-1939-00060-47954
Diary of Surgeon Lt Basil Roxby Alderson. Photograph of two men in civilian dress. Caption reads Sub Lt [P J Lembester] RN, Lt Cde W [Slora], RNVR, Lyme Regis, 24 May 1938.
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…