Dozens of warships believed to contain the remains of thousands of Australia, British, American, Dutch and Japanese servicemen from the second world war have been illegally ripped apart by salvage divers, the Guardian reports.
Fiddlers and Whores: The Candid Memoirs of a Surgeon in Nelson’s Fleet. By James Lowry. Edited and introduced by John Millyard. Seaforth, Barnsley, 2006, paperback edition 2017. Reviewed By John Johnston