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TORPEDOED! THE SINKING OF THE RMS LEINSTER with Philip Lecane

24 September @ 6:30 pm

On the 10th October 1918, the German submarine UB-123 sank the Dún Laoghaire to Holyhead mail boat RMS Leinster off the Kish Bank with over 560 deaths. UB-123 was lost in a minefield with all of its crew while attempting to return to Germany. Most of them were aged 18 and 19. This talk will look at both sinkings.

Booking required: [terenurelibrary@dublincity.ie](mailto:terenurelibrary@dublincity.ie) or 01 490 7035.

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Date:
24 September
Time:
6:30 pm