Posts Tagged ‘U-Boat’

The Ideal Toy Company released The Phantom Raider in 1964. It was a large toy ship that held lots surprises. It was the ideal toy for a boy captivated by ships (pun intended). The concept of The Phantom Raider was based on the Q-ships of the first and second World Wars. They were seemingly innocuous, […]


Midway between the low hump of Block Island and a rocky point called Judith, lie the remnants of the final skirmish of World War II’s Battle of the Atlantic.