War Under the Red Ensign 1914 1918

'War Under the Red Ensign 1914 - 1918' charts the progress of hostilities at sea which began with the sinking of the oil tanker San Wilfrido off Cuxhaven only eight hours after the official declaration of war.

War Under the Red Ensign 1914 1918

Author: Bernard Edwards

Publisher: Pen & Sword

ISBN: 9781848842298

Page: 208

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'War Under the Red Ensign 1914 - 1918' charts the progress of hostilities at sea which began with the sinking of the oil tanker San Wilfrido off Cuxhaven only eight hours after the official declaration of war. The merchantman Glitra was the first victim of a German U-boat (U-17) on 20 October 1914; she was to be joined by many, many more.....' (Book jacket)

Red Ensign

The time was approaching when Great Britain was to depend for her existence
not only on the command of the surface ... 000 tons of merchant shipping , sixty
per cent of which sailed under the Red Ensign , the remainder under foreign flags
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Red Ensign

Author: Owen Rutter

Publisher: London, R. Hale

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Page: 214

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British Islands Pilot

If so moored or working so as to make it necessary to prohibit passage on one or
both sides , a red flag or flags at least 5 ... or out of the Dockyard Port , she shall
hoist the Red Ensign over M flag ( International code — alphabetical ) by day , or
 ...

British Islands Pilot

Author: United States. Hydrographic Office

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Literary Digest

The star of Canada Judges must be permitted to commit dangerous drunkards to
displayed on the red ensign of the Empire would soon be known prison or the
asylum until they have been cured . Even institutes wherever a Canadian ship ...

Literary Digest

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Parliamentary Debates

The code signal flag for merchant the Minister of Marine was going to modify
ships registered in New Zealand shall the ... shoulă be the red ensign of Her
Majesty's carry the same old flag we have loved to see fleet with a white disc on
the fly ...

Parliamentary Debates

Author: New Zealand. Parliament

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The art journal London

The These ensigns , entitled “ House - flags , " declare to red ensign may also
have had its colour determined what ... the mercantile " house - flag3 " are the
ensigns and under whose care and authority are placed all the pendants carried
by ...

The art journal London

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House of Commons Debates

more was won Canadian Flag where possible to have an amendment proposed
the lines of what would happen in a plebidesignating the red ensign as our flag .
scite , and here is the last comment on it in the This letter is from my own city of ...

House of Commons Debates

Author: Canada. Parliament. House of Commons

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The Boy s Own Annual

Lyme has two red liglits on the pier . Portland has two white lights , with a red light
on the breakwater . ... The signals which “ cannot be made out , " etc. , are as
follows : The ship's ensign at the maintop - gallant masthead signities , " Show
the ...

The Boy s Own Annual

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The Red Ensign the Merchant Navy Annual

The welcome to places that are definitely hand of the State on an organisation his
own happy stamping grounds . like the ... money , " certain to be disseaman is
likely to be attracted to continued when peace returns to a Red Ensign service .

The Red Ensign  the Merchant Navy Annual

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Canada s Flag

At the present time , do they issue these instructions in respect of anyone flying
the Red Ensign at sea ? I do not know . But they did in the first instance . Yes ,
they did , and the reason why this colonial significance has been printed on the
Red ...

Canada s Flag

Author: John Ross Matheson

Publisher: Boston, Mass. : G. K. Hall

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Page: 267

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