'Human Shields or Innocent Victims:  The Sinking of the RMS Lusitania, May 7th 1915'. By James Scannell
20 Jun

 



This talk will cover the financing and construction of this liner, progressing to her use  in the First World War as a high speed  courier vessel bringing warlike stores  to the UK from the USA, ending with her last voyage  including some of these  carried on her who were engaged in war work and whether or not passengers on that fateful last voyage were being used as human shields.

Members and non-members of The Western Front Association are equally welcome. Any new visitors are guaranteed a friendly atmosphere and a warm welcome from a group of like-minded enthusiasts.

Pearse Street Library, 138 – 144 Pearse Street, Dublin 2
20 Jun 2020 14:00