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SORTING LETTERS ON THE SEA: the RMS Leinster tragedy of 1918 with Stephen Ferguson

4 October @ 2:00 pm

In October 1918, the mail boat Leinster was sunk, with terrible loss of life, by a German submarine. Amongst those who perished were 21 Post Office staff who sorted the mail on board. This is the particular story of the famous Holyhead mail boats and the men who sorted letters on the sea.

Booking required: charlevillemalllibrary@dublincity.ie or 01 874 9619

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Date:
4 October
Time:
2:00 pm
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Charleville Mall Library
North Strand
Dublin 1, Ireland
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Phone:
+353 1 8749619
Website:
http://bit.ly/librarydetails