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Gay Corsair

Discussion in 'Merchant Navy During WWII' started by Jim, Feb 20, 2011.

  1. Jim

    Jim Active Member

    Sep 1, 2006
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    A portrait taken by the Daily Mail in 1944 of a blockade buster, James Edward Conway, of the Gay Corsair, one of the British merchant ships that ran the gauntlet on Germany's doorstep to bring important supplies and passengers from Sweden. In 24 year's at sea he had gained a fine collection of tattoo marks, including a permanent pin-up girl.


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