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EYE WITNESS: Patrick Thompson remembers the bodies being brought through Queenstown

Posted 05/05/2015

Patrick Thompson describes what happened to the victims of the Lusitania in the hours and days after the sinking. Courtesy of the RTÉ Archives.

Holding image shows soldiers digging graves in the old churchyard in Queenstown (Cobh). (Image: Illustrated London News [London, England], 15 May 1915)

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