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Instructions for the commanders of such merchant ships

Great Britain. Admiralty.

Instructions for the commanders of such merchant ships

who shall have letters of marque and reprizals for private men of war against the ships ... of France ... February 1793 ... (With additional instructions of June and October 1793).

by Great Britain. Admiralty.

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Published by The Admiralty in (London .
Written in English


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Pagination7, 3, 2 p. ;
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Section 3. NEUTRAL CREWS FOR MERCHANT VESSELS. Neutrals are not to be signed on in any foreign country unless absolutely necessary, and then only in the presence of a United States consular officer. (b) If it become absolutely necessary to take on \neutrals in a foreign port, either to complete the complement or for temporary work, such as tallying cargo, they must e kept under close. The first thing to note about this book is that it is small, only the size of a paperback. The blurb on the inside of the dust jacket declares that this is one of four volumes to be published in a series, Merchant Ships of the World in Color, "a pictorial survey of the merchant ship - ocean liner, tramp steamer, freighter, tanker - and its development during the last one hundred years".

  Antisubmarine and Escorted Convoy Instructions [FTP A: combines FTP & ] Wartime Instructions for United States Merchant Vessels (Hq Commander in Chief, ) General Instructions for Commanding Officers of Naval Armed Guards on Merchant Ships, (OpNav 23L-2) Operational Guide for Offensive Mining [FTP ]. The Allied Powers began sending cargo ships together in convoys guarded by warships, which drastically reduced effective U-boat attacks. The ability of the British to crack German naval codes made it easier for the Allied forces to track the movements of German U-boats.

Bristol merchant Cranfield Becher's year-old log book orders the captain of the Jason Gally to swap brandy and guns for 'as many Negros as our ship can carry'. The ships that displayed the crew openly on the deck were thought to be honest merchant ships known as "above board". Abreast: Meaning along side the beam of a ship. Now a common expression, "keeping abreast of a situation" means staying in touch with or keeping up with.


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