Standing Alone

Eldridge, Jim (2011) Standing Alone. My True Stories . Scholastic, London. Full text not available from this repository.


He was only fifteen when he enlisted in the navy without his father's permission. He was only sixteen when he died at Grimsby General Hospital with splinters of steel in his chest. The Battle of Jutland was the biggest sea battle since the Armada. Jack Cornwell was awarded a posthumous Victorian Cross for staying, seriouslywounded, at his post on the HMS Chester. This is the tragic true story of one of the youngest heroes of World War I.

Item Type: Book
Publisher: Scholastic
ISBN: ISBN-10: 1407117823 : ISBN-13: 978-1407117829
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Departments: Academic Departments > Institute of Arts (IOA)
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Date Deposited: 05 Jan 2011 16:09
Last Modified: 12 Jan 2024 09:45
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