The Last Admiral, published in 1950 in Startling Stories

“The Last Admiral”
Published under the pen name Rene Lafayette

Publication date: January 1950

Original publication: Startling Stories

Genre: Science Fiction

Series: Conquest of Space

Story description: The Admiral saves the Navy from extinction by intercepting a powerful pirate space vessel—at the sacrifice of his own life.

Currently available as part of the anthology L. Ron Hubbard Presents Writers of the Future Volume 32.