New Memorial for Battle of the Atlantic Commander

October 23, 2019 – TODAY’S sailors and naval leaders will join villagers in Anglesey on Friday as a memorial to the man who helped deliver victory over the U-boat. A statue and memorial garden will be dedicated in Rhosneigr – ten miles outside Holyhead and next to RAF Valley – to its most famous son: Admiral Sir Max Horton. From November 1942 until the end of World War 2, Sir Max served as Commander-in-Chief Western Approaches, directing the Allied response to the German submarine menace from his headquarters in Liverpool.…

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