WILHELM GRÜTTER: A name among seafaring men

  • R.J. Bouch SADF
Keywords: General Botha, training ship, South African Navy, Defence Force, HMS Thames, Naval Cadet Corps

Abstract

(A history of the training ship 'General Botha'). Cape Town, 1973, pp 173. Until recently, the South African Navy could claim the dubious distinction that of all three arms of the Defence Force, its history was the least adequately chronicled. At last the unfavourable balance has been redressed through the publication of two excellent books, that under review being the second to appeal'.
Published
2012-02-28
How to Cite
Bouch, R. (2012). WILHELM GRÜTTER: A name among seafaring men. Scientia Militaria - South African Journal of Military Studies, 4(3). https://doi.org/10.5787/4-3-920
Section
Book Reviews