One hundred years ago, the RMS Lusitania sank in less than 18 minutes off the coast of Cork. delves into two new books which examine the actions that led to the unnecessary death of 1,198 men, women and children.
Thu, 07 May, 2015
THE Lusitania liner took just under 20 minutes to sink off the coast of Cork 95 years ago this month, but the memory of the devastating loss of over 1,100 people continues to live on in Cobh where remembrance wreaths were placed on mass graves at a cemetery in the town yesterday afternoon.
Mon, 10 May, 2010