Tuesday, 7 July 2020

Torpedo attack rocked Ireland and the world

Torpedo attack rocked Ireland and the world: When the Lusitania first went into service in September 1907 it was the biggest ocean liner ever built.

U-boat captain's role in the 1916 rising

U-boat captain's role in the 1916 rising: The commander of the German U-20 submarine who ordered the devastatingtorpedo to be fired at the Lusitania and the officer who launched the strike have sidebar links to another dramatic event in Irish history — the 1916 Rising.

CIN009 Metropole

CIN009 Metropole