WAR IN SPAIN: Naval Revenge

Year ago, the 1,650-ton Spanish Leftist destroyer José Luis Diez limped into Falmouth, England, seriously damaged by Rightist air bombs. Most of her crew of 60 left the ship, claiming that they would be shot as "Reds" if they returned to Rightist Spain, as "deserters" if taken back to Leftist Spain. A loyal skeleton crew took her to France for repairs, and fortnight ago the José Luis Diez was again ready for action.

A 27-year-old commander, Juan Antonio Castro, took her out of Le Havre, France with a new loyal crew, determined to sail...

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