Able Seacat Simon - a novel by Lynne Barrett-Lee

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All things Able Seacat Simon; The Wartime Hero of The High Seas, and the only cat to have ever been awarded a PDSA Dickin Medal. Read his story - in his own words - in Able Seacat Simon, available in hardback and as an ebook: http://www.amazon.co.uk/Able-Seacat-Simon-Wartime-Hero/dp/1471151832/ref=tmm_hrd_swatch_0?_encoding=UTF8&qid=1454673805&sr=1-1

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Cats on bravery & loyalty. Two children stand at the grave of Simon. Simon the cat is credited with helping save the lives of Royal Navy officers during the Chinese civil war in He protected food stores from a rat infestation during a siege. Cemetery Monuments, Cemetery Headstones, Old Cemeteries, Graveyards, Pet Cemetery, Cemetery Statues, Zeller Schwarze Katz, Recoleta Cemetery, Post Mortem

In Pictures | In pictures: World's hero pets

Images of the "world's most heroic animals", some of which are buried at Ilford Animal Cemetery.

Strangest Images Of World War I: Camp Cody New Mexico 650 Officers & Enlisted Men Of Auxiliary Remount Depot A Cavalry Unit, Created This Human Representation Of A Horse Head Horse Head, Horse Art, Old Photos, Vintage Photos, Rare Photos, Anzac Day, American Soldiers, Horse Love, Crazy Horse

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historywars: “ War veterans tribute to war horses. A really nice gesture. ”

Simon (c. 1947 – 28 November was the ship's cat who served on the Royal Navy sloop-of-war HMS Amethyst Simons Cat, Gato Simons, Brave Animals, Killing Rats, Cat Names, Military History, Naval History, Cats And Kittens, Animales

Cats in the 20th Century (Cats in War-Simon)

The only cat to have gotten the Animals Victory Cross to date is Simon, the mascot of the British frigate HMSA Amethyst during the Yangtze Incident in 1949.

November Able Seacat Simon being held by an Amethyst crewman after arriving at Devonport, England. Unsinkable Sam, Men With Cats, Jungle Cat, Military Dogs, And Peggy, Submarines, Royal Navy, Cats And Kittens, Big Cats

warships, submarines, uboats, passenger liners, sailing ships, fishing vessels, cargo ships, merchant ships, ship database

Website with searchable ship database about warships, passenger liners, merchant ships, photo galleries, technical details, stories, news and much more.

Maria Dickin CBE Founder of the People's Dispensary for Sick Animals. Brave Animals, Homing Pigeons, Purple Cross, Animal Activist, Work With Animals, London History, Old London, World War Two, The Incredibles

Latest news

Keep up to date with PDSA's latest news, from stories about incredible medal winning animals, to heart-warming tales of fundraising success.

August Able Seacat Simon and Commissioned Gunner (Sub-Lieutenant) E. Monaghan seen in Hong Kong after the escape of HMS Amethyst from . Navy Man, Old Cats, Submarines, Royal Navy, I Love Cats, Great Britain, Sailing Ships, Photo Galleries, Novels

warships, submarines, uboats, passenger liners, sailing ships, fishing vessels, cargo ships, merchant ships, ship database

Website with searchable ship database about warships, passenger liners, merchant ships, photo galleries, technical details, stories, news and much more.

Able Seacat Simon and how he won the Dickin Medal, the animal award for gallantry (or Animals VC) - the only cat to do so - in what became known as the Yangtze Incident, Brave Animals, Purple Cross, Thought Provoking, Amethyst, War, Shapes, Pets, Life, Amethysts

Simon of HMS Amethyst, awarded the Dickin Medal

Able Seacat Simon and how he won the Dickin Medal, the animal award for gallantry (or Animals VC) - the only cat to do so - in what became known as the Yangtze Incident, 1949.

MaritimeQuest - Able Seacat Simon, DM, RN (1947-1949) Page 2 Submarines, Great Britain, Sailing Ships, Photo Galleries, Novels, War, Fiction

warships, submarines, uboats, passenger liners, sailing ships, fishing vessels, cargo ships, merchant ships, ship database

Website with searchable ship database about warships, passenger liners, merchant ships, photo galleries, technical details, stories, news and much more.

Read "Able Seacat Simon The Wartime Hero of the High Seas" by Lynne Barrett-Lee available from Rakuten Kobo. Inspired by a true story, this is the fictional reimagining of 'Able Seacat' Simon's adventures and heroics in dangerous. Heroes Book, Look At The Book, Adventure Cat, Cat People, Fiction Books, I Love Cats, Book 1, Book Review, True Stories

Able Seacat Simon: The Wartime Hero of the High Seas

Able Seacat Simon: The Wartime Hero of the High Seas eBook: Barrett-Lee, Lynne: Amazon.co.uk: Kindle Store

Read "Able Seacat Simon The Wartime Hero of the High Seas" by Lynne Barrett-Lee available from Rakuten Kobo. Inspired by a true story, this is the fictional reimagining of 'Able Seacat' Simon's adventures and heroics in dangerous. Heroes Book, Look At The Book, Adventure Cat, Cat People, Fiction Books, I Love Cats, Book 1, Book Review, True Stories

Able Seacat Simon

Able Seacat Simon by Lynne Barrett-Lee - Inspired by a true story, this is the fictional reimagining of 'Able Seacat' Simon's adventures and heroics in dangerous...

Read "Able Seacat Simon The Wartime Hero of the High Seas" by Lynne Barrett-Lee available from Rakuten Kobo. Inspired by a true story, this is the fictional reimagining of 'Able Seacat' Simon's adventures and heroics in dangerous. Heroes Book, Look At The Book, Adventure Cat, Cat People, Fiction Books, I Love Cats, Book 1, Book Review, True Stories

Book Review: Able Seacat Simon - Katzenworld

Hi everyone, Today we are looking at the book Able Seacat Simon by Lynne Barrett-Lee. This book will be out tomorrow so if you want to get your hands on it order it quickly. 😀 Inspired by real events, this is the story of ‘Able Seacat’ Simon’s adventures and heroics in dangerous wartime seas. When [...]

Read "Able Seacat Simon: The True Story of a Very Special Cat" by Lynne Barrett-Lee available from Rakuten Kobo. The abridged, junior edition of the story of Able Seacat Simon, beloved hero of the high seas. Kitten Drawing, Michael Morpurgo, Beautiful Kittens, Mama Cat, Kitten Rescue, Cat Breeds, New Friends, True Stories, Cats And Kittens

The jacket for the abridged children's version of Able Seacat Simon. Published November 2016.

A guest post by Lynne Barrett-Lee, celebrating the publication of 'Able Seacat Simon', the story of one real-life kitten's seafaring adventures Writers Write, Book Lovers, The Book, Real Life, Fiction, Novels, Hero, Tours, Writing

A day in the life of Able Seacat Simon

A guest post by Lynne Barrett-Lee, celebrating the publication of 'Able Seacat Simon', the story of one real-life kitten's seafaring adventures