And what country can preserve its liberties if their rulers are not warned from time to time that their people preserve the spirit of resistance? Let them take arms. The remedy is to set them right as to facts, pardon and pacify them. What signify a few lives lost in a century or two? The tree of liberty must be refreshed from time to time with the blood of patriots and tyrants.
Sunday, September 26, 2021
View of crew members supervising the loading of 21 inch torpedos from the deck of submarine depot ship HMS Forth (A187) of the Royal Navy on to a T-class submarine HMS Truant (N68) of the 3rd Flotilla or Squadron docked alongside at anchor in Holy Loch, June 1943.