|Europe: Belgium, Zeebrugge
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First World War, 1914-1918
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|This item has been digitised with funding provided by Commonwealth Government.
The story of Zeebrugge
Book relating to the First World War service of Temporary Lieutenant John Howell-Price, Royal Naval Reserve. This book, which is missing the front cover, was produced by the Zeebrugge museum and written by G [Gustave] M Stinglhamber. It has been was signed by the author and was sent to Mrs Howell-Price on the 27 August 1927.
The book covers the Naval Raid of the Belgian port of Zeebrugge which aimed to disable a major German U-boat base on the 23 April 1918. Howell-Price was the navigator of the British submarine C3 that was involved in the action.