Hero of the Fleet: Two World Wars, One Extraordinary Life —The Memoirs of Centenarian William Stone (2020)

Hero of the Fleet Two World Wars One Extraordinary Life The Memoirs of Centenarian William Stone William Stone died on th January aged He received a hero s funeral Born in rural Devon he joined the navy during the First World War travelled the globe just before the British Empire
  • Title: Hero of the Fleet: Two World Wars, One Extraordinary Life —The Memoirs of Centenarian William Stone
  • Author: William Stone Kate Farrington Prince Andrew HRH Prince Andrew
  • ISBN: 9781845965891
  • Page: 123
  • Format: Paperback
  • Hero of the Fleet: Two World Wars, One Extraordinary Life —The Memoirs of Centenarian William Stone
    William Stone died on, 10th January 2009, aged 108 He received a hero s funeral Born in rural Devon, he joined the navy during the, First World War, travelled the globe just before the British Empire s light began to fade and saw action in some of the most significant sea battles of the Second World War Afterwards, he returned to Devon to run a barber s shop, an altogetWilliam Stone died on, 10th January 2009, aged 108 He received a hero s funeral Born in rural Devon, he joined the navy during the, First World War, travelled the globe just before the British Empire s light began to fade and saw action in some of the most significant sea battles of the Second World War Afterwards, he returned to Devon to run a barber s shop, an altogether peaceable existence As time passed, he became one of a dwindling number of men still alive who had served in the Great War This meant that for some of the most momentous anniversaries clocked up recently including the 90th anniversary of the end of the First World War William was a guest of honour This autobiography bridges two wars and encompasses the remarkable episodes and adventures It was an ordinary life lived in extraordinary times He died at a time when the navy is attempting to embrace new ships that bear scant resemblance to those that William knew and face the challenges of a world that shrinks with every bold technological advance His was a different kind of boldness This is his astonishing story.
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