The Battle of The Plate by Commander A.B. Campbell (R.D.). Posted on November 28, 2020 by Admin The Battle of The Plate by Commander A.B. Campbell (R.D.).Publsher is Herbert Jenkins Limited (3 Duke of York Street St. Jame’s London, S.W.1)This book was first published in May 1940, so it is almost a live account of the event. It is not fully accurate as some details were not released yet and not all witnesses were not available. It is however a vivid account of the battle and it provide the feel an accent of this early time of World War II.