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Dover 1943 - All at Sea

Since the fall of France they and their sister ships have helped to escort a thousand convoys through the Strait. Steel chambers like the one at right are anchored at intervals in the English Channel. In their cabins parachuting fliers find provisions, medical supplies, and radio sending sets. The ramp is for exhausted swimmers. Back to Dover 1943 Index Next Back