Lieutenant-Commander Ralph Ireland washed overboard at sea 1917

#OnThisDay 1917 Lieutenant-Commander Ralph Ireland from 17 Malone Park, Belfast was washed overboard the HMS Southampton in the North Sea. Ireland & the HMS Southampton were at the Battle of Jutland where they torpedoed& sank the German SMS Frauenlob. He was 28.

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Lieutent Commander Ralph Ireland

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