Force Z Shipwrecks of the South China Sea
By Rod McDonald
Whittles; softback, 156 pages
Reviewed by Jack Aubrey
THE SHIPWRECKS of HMS Prince of Wales and HMS Repulse lie in relatively shallow water compared with the wrecks of HMAS Sydney and its opponent Kormoran. For many in Britain in WWII, the loss of the two British ships resonated throughout the community much as the loss of our own 645 brave sailors did with Australia’s sinking in 1941.