One Common Enemy
Jim McLoughlin with David Gibb
The Laconia Incident: A survivor's memoir. In 1939 Jim McLoughlin joined the Royal Navy with a plan to have fun and see the world. Months later, he was sailing to war aboard the battleship HMS Valiant. This story tells of his desperate personal battle to survive the sinking of the passenger liner Laconia and lifelong battle with confronting memories. Paperback, 200 pages.