Author: Bill Yule
'Small ships abroad, please'
National Service, Britain's name for conscription, existed between 1945 and 1963. In that time, two and a half million men were required to serve for two years with the armed forces. For some, it was a miserable penance. For the majority, it... more...
Payment & Delivery
Born in 1828 near Kelso in the Scottish Borders, Wyllie went to sea as an apprentice...