Originally Posted by perseus
This article was also run in the London Times.
mmm...There is no London Times (well there my be one which is a free rag), but there is The Times
. All other Times are imitiations of the original! As you can tell its a bug bear of mine, people calling The Times
the London Times.
Back on topic. The Royal Navy had to be a factor, but I always wondered what would have happened to the Navy without air support.
The Navy may have stopped an invasion but at what price? The lose of ships that would have probably resulted could have been fatal for Britains convoy protection requirements.