Adnah Caldin

Adnah Caldin was the commander of the Partridge from approximately December of 1943 to April of 1944. There are many stories from members of the crew about his command of the ship. However, I do not have any information on his military career before or after the...

Minesweeper Disguised as Island

In doing some research on the minesweepers, I came across the story of the Abraham Crijnssen, a Dutch minsweeper: ” HNLMS Abraham Crijnssen was stationed in the Dutch East Indies when WW II began. After the destruction of the Allied Fleet by the Japanese during...