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The Royal Navy in Nova Scotia Waters

"HM Hospital Ship, Llandovery Castle"

The Union Castle Steam Ship Line, HMS Llandovery Castle was sunk 27 June 1918, 116 miles west from Fastnet. One hundred forty-six lives were lost, including 14 nursing sisters. She had arrived at Halifax on 17 June, discharging 644 military patients. She departed Halifax 20 June 1918.

Date: 1918

Medium: postcard

Reference: Nova Scotia Archives  Photo Collection: Navy: Ships: Llandovery Castle

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