The Live Bait Squadron Society Bulletin 6

INTRODUCTION, BY YOUR VIRTUAL CHAIRMAN   Dear Friends, First of all we’d like to welcome you all to this new Bulletin. Owing to a number of circumstances this publication appears a little delayed, for which we apologize. As we’re sure you’ll appreciate there is quite a lot of work to be done in the build-up […]

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The Live Bait Squadron Society Bulletin 5

INTRODUCTION, BY YOUR VIRTUAL CHAIRMAN Dear Friends, When I’m writing this, it is already October, and the month of September with the fatal date of the 22nd lies behind us. I am certain that a lot of you have been conscious about what happened 99 years ago on that day. Never to be forgotten. Since […]

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The Live Bait Squadron Society Bulletin 4

INTRODUCTION, BY YOUR VIRTUAL CHAIRMAN Dear Friends, Here it is – our Society’s fourth Bulletin. Time is passing swiftly, so we better hurry to brief you all on the Society’s latest developments. Saying we mustn’t complain would be an understatement. At our first gathering in Chatham on September 22, 2012, about twenty relatives of the […]

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The Live Bait Squadron Society Bulletin 3

April 2013, Bulletin 3 Introduction, by your virtual chairman Looking back on all the work done during 2012 I realize what a busy year it actually was. To mention only a few of the events we found ourselves engrossed in: the publication of the second enlarged edition of the Dutch version of my book as […]

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The Live Bait Squadron Society Bulletin 2

No. 2 January 2013 Introduction, by your virtual chairman Here it is, the second Bulletin of our Live Bait Squadron Society.  The idea to set up a society was launched last September. And we’re happy to say that meanwhile over 250 people have subscribed as members. And every week new members are reporting to join […]

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The Live Bait Squadron Bulletin 1

Bulletin-1 – October 2012 Introduction, by your virtual chairman This is the first of what should become a series of issues of “The Live Bait Squadron“ Bulletins, intended for members of the Society to be set up. By means of these bulletins I intend to keep alive the memories of the crew of the three […]

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The author

About Henk van der Linden and the Live Bait Squadron A few words about the author- and how he came to write this book The author Hendrik van der Linden (“Henk”, or “Henry” in English) was born in the southern Dutch village of Oisterwijk in 1944.  He is married to Catharine (“Toos”) van der Aa; […]

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