Where Once They Sailed

Author: Lester Green


Stories of the boys of Southwest Arm who served with the Newfoundland Royal Naval Reserve in the First World War.. Stories of mystery, intrigue and supreme sacrifices that remind us of a dark, troublesome time in our history.

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Southwest Arm Historical Society researcher Lester Green spent four years combing through navel records, historical newspapers and photos to document the stores of the boys of Southwest Arm who served in the Newfoundland Royal Naval Reserve. This is a collection of stories recording those who enlisted, trained and deployed with the Royal Navy and Royal Canadian Navy. Stories of deeds done, awards and medals given. Stories of families who suffered turmoil but endured on the home front, waiting for the return of their loved ones.