Weapons of Desperation, German frogmen and midget submarines of world war II
Chatham Publishing, 2006
White Ensign – Southern Cross, a story of the King’s ships of Australia’s navy
by Henry James Feakes
Sydney, Ure Smith, 1951.
a good concise history of the Navy in Australia, written by a naval officer who was much involved in its development during the 20th century.
HMS Trenchant at War, from Chatham to the Banka Strait
Hezlet, Vice-Adm. Sir Arthur
Leo Cooper, 2001.
written by her Captain, the dramatic career of the British submarine ‘Trenchant’ in the last few months of world war two, including wreaking havoc on enemy shipping in the East Indies, and sinking the Japanese cruiser ‘Ashigara’.