Boomkat Product Review:
"An evocative double-disc set, The War At Sea features 150 minutes of material covering all aspects of the naval war against the Axis powers, including operations by surface vessels and submarines, as well as aircraft of the Fleet Air Arm and Coastal Command. Specific operations covered by these unique recordings include the vital Battle of the Atlantic, operations against German U-boats, the Arctic Convoys to northern Russia, MTB patrols, D-Day, and eyewitness accounts of the famous actions against the German raiders Graf Spee, Bismark and Scharnhorst. Notable naval vessels featured include HMS Jervis Bay, SS San Demetrio, HMS Norfolk, HMS King George V, HMS Eagle, HMS Onslow, HMS Vimy, HMS Duke of York, HMS Starling and the famous X-craft midget submarine. Aircraft types include the Short Sunderland flying boat, and the remarkable Swordfish biplane torpedo bomber. Three Victoria Cross actions are also described. Featured personnel include admirals, gunners, captains, pilots, submariners, Wrens, mine disposal engineers, and merchant seamen. All materials are authentic wartime recordings digitally restored and remastered for CD. The booklet includes archive images and detailed historical and recording notes by James Hayward."