A tragic loss of life

untitled (235)A Hundred years ago today, on 14th August 1915 Canadian transport HMT ship, the Royal Edward was sunk by a German U boat killing 851 Soldiers and 13 Officers from various regiments across the UK plus crew members. According to German records the ship was sunk in preference to an Allied Hospital ship in the same area, around 6 miles from a deserted Greek Island.


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I have a passion to see public policy made accessible everyone who want to improve the wellbeing of their communities. I am interested in issues related to crime and policing as well as in policies on health services and strategic planning.
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