The mysterious disappearance of Commander Crabb


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Military Illustrated - Past and Present
Vol. 213 (February 2006), p. 40-47


The disappearance of Commander Lionel Crabb beneath Soviet warships moored in a British harbour was one of the most infamous of Cold War incidents. With new evidence drawn from the Royal Navy's Diving School, John Howland presents for the first time a new explanation for the death of the legendary diver