A new book available now to pre-order from online booksellers

Published 28 April 2017


A True Story


H-Bombs & Hula Girls

Written in collaboration with my fellow Midshipmen


10 months aboard the Royal Navy aircraft carrier HMS Warrior attending Britain's first H-Bomb tests 60 years ago


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