KINTYRE AT WAR CD - SUMMARY OF CONTENTS Section 2) Introductions 5 Why War ?

Map of WWII Installations etc. Around Kintyre 7
WWII Miscellany of Who's What etc (9) Prelude to War (25) A State of War (30) Who Fought Who (34) What Ifs (37)

Section 3) 39

1939

New Laws (47) The Dogfight (53) Home and Away at War (54) The 'Duchesses' at War (57) Away From The Fleet (58) Weather Reports (60) Spies on The Move (67) Carradale's U-Boat (67) Other Spies (71) Mines and Mines (72) First Campbeltown Man Killed (75)

Section 4) 78

1940

Internment and 'The Cafés' (80) Geneva Convention (82) Rationing (83) Campbeltown (89) 'U-33' and H.M.S. 'Gleaner' (90) The Enigma Machine (94) Paper Enigma Machine (96) Come Viz Me to Ze Casbah (99) Best Face Forward (100) Daylight Saving Time (102) 'Finished With Engines' (104) War on The Buses (105) The 'Zwarte Zee (III)' (108) Clyde Minefield (108) The 'Maille Breze' (109) H.M.S. 'Nimrod' (109) The Home Guard (112) Dunkirk (113) Churchill's Famous Speech (117) Taking Leave of Dunkirk (117) Dunkirk Roll of Honour (119) Glossary of Army Terms (121) Clyde Rescue Tugs (122) U-Boat Positioning Grid System (122) First Anzac Convoy (126) The 'Arandora Star' and Britain's Gold (126) Interned (127) The Tugs and The Mines (128) The 'Davaar' and The 'Dalriada' (128) More Sinkings (129) The 'Zwarte Zee' and Queen Wilhelmina's Birthday (132) Operation Quickforce (132) Inveraray (136) The Rescue Tug Base (140) Neil Mitchell and The 'Davaar' (142) The Condors (145) First Campbeltown Air Attack (146) War at The West Loch (150) Islay's Air War (152) Dickie's of Tarbert (153) Ardrishaig Training Base (155) Road Blocks and Bombing Ranges (156) The Army (160)

Section 5) 161

1941

The Condors (162) The 'Englishman' (166) The Donegal Air Corridor (169) Irish Neutrality in WWII (169) Campbeltown's Second and Final Direct Attack (172) Gunther Prien and 'U-47' (176) Women at War (178) 'Shemara' (181) The French Connection (182) Coastal Command (183) All About Convoys (185) H.M.S. 'Campbeltown' and Convoy OB318 (188) The 'Bismark' (191) Clothes Rationing (194) From Strabane to Machrihanish (197) From The Fuhrer's Speech (199) Hero's Demise (201) Atlantic Charter (202) Arran's War (202) The Belgian Count and The Radium Mystery (204) The 'Bustler' Class Tugs (206) Campbeltown Loch's Anti-Submarine Boom (208) Kitchen Gear (209) The Puffers (210) America's Declaration of War on Japan (211) Hitler's Declaration of War on America (212)

Section 6) 224

1942

Cefoil (225) 'Adept' Aground (228) H.M.S. 'Campbeltown' and Operation Chariot – St. Nazaire (228) Campbeltown Kate (235) Carradale's 'Medea' (236) Out at The Base (237) The 'Laconia' (240) The 'Queen Mary' and The 'Curaçao' (241) The Southend Spy (243)

Section 7) 248

1943

H.M.S. 'Vandal' (249) Boys Will Be Boys (252) The 'Dasher' (254) 'Tirpitz' (254) Lili Marlene (256) The Loss of The 'Untamed' (258) Sylvia Scarlet (260) Quebec Conference (261) The

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Troop Tenders (262) Water, Water, Everywhere (263) The 'Moncouso' and The Bombing Range (263) On The Tugs (264) POW's Repatriated (264) Skipness Bombing Range and The 'Betty' (265) An English Daffodil (266) Accidental Death (267) The 'Growler' (267)

Section 8) 269

1944

The 'Growler' and The 'Coubert' (271) H.M.S. 'Graph'/'U-570' (271) Big Guns (273) Skipness Bombing Range (274) Operation Fortitude – Thorne's War (275) The Mulberry Harbours (275) The July Plot (278) August Escapes (279) PLUTO (279) Matuschka's First Patrol (281) Wiring In (285) Fessenden (286) The 'Queens' (289) Big Bang (290)

Section 9) 293

1945

Matuschka's 'U-482' and The 'Englishman' (294) A Brief History of Prussia (305) Matuschka (305) 'U-482' Crew List (307) New Minefields Laid Between Ireland and Islay (309) H.M.S. 'Sealion' (310) Lost off Gigha (310) Final German Minelaying in The Clyde (311) Germany Told of Hitler's Death (312) GERMAN SURRENDER DOCUMENTS (314) The End of The UBoats (325) Victory (326) JAPANESE SURRENDER DOCUMENTS (328) The 'Aarla' (336) H.M.S. 'Mull of Kintyre' (337) Operation Deadlight (338) Oops ! (339)

Section 10) 340

1946

The VW at War (341) 'Jairminny Calling' (342) 'Shemara' (342) Mothballed (345) The 'Byron Darnton' (345) The End of Graf von Matuschka's 'Prinz' (346) Campbeltown's Roll of Honour (347) Official VE-Day June 8, 1946 Victory Celebrations Programme (350) Stalin's Butler Eugene Yoist (362) Other Tales or Tail Pieces (362) Old Meets New (365) The Eventually Not So Lucky 'Fessenden' (367) 'For The Fallen' (369)

Section 11) 370

Glossaries

Wartime Heritage Trails (370) Kintyre Wartime Aircraft Crashes (374) Glossary of WWII German Military Terms (378) Glossary of U-Boat Terms (390) Glossary of U-Boat Abbreviations (421) WWII Miscellany of Who's What etc. (432) Acknowledgements (438) A Note on Picture and Other Credits (438) Copyright Notes (439) Useful References (440) Kintyre Antiquarians and Natural History Society (440)

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