Day: October 16, 2019

October 16 – Roll of Honour

Edwin Edmonds from Belfast perished in HMS Otranto on this date in 1918. Hundreds of men including US army personnel died when in a storm the troopship was rammed by another ship off Islay. Photo above – Funeral on Islay of 199 American soldiers… Continue Reading “October 16 – Roll of Honour”