MV Inisfallen Sunk by German Mine 1940

#OnThisDay 1940 MV Innisfallen was sunk by a German magnetic mine while en route from Liverpool to Dublin, carrying 157 passengers & 63 crew. Four crew were killed by the explosion. Captain Firth though wounded, organised the evacuation, saving 200+ lives.

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