Skippers of the Royal Naval Reserve in the First World War by Simon Jonathan Eyre is a comprehensive study of the part played by the Skippers of the Trawler Section in the First World War. The origins of the Trawler Section and the men who served in that section are also described.
The main part of the book is the nominal roll of Skippers which gives details of the vessels served on, seniority, medal entitlement, honours and awards, and casualties.
Separate rolls list long service awards, Silver War Badge entitlement, Skippers made prisoners of war, vessels lost and successes against enemy submarines.
Published September 2014, 155mm x 234mm, case bound with colour jacket, 720 pages, 22 black and white illustrations, 8 colour plates