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#1 stiletto_33853

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Posted 28 May 2005 - 03:06 PM

On this day the HMS Princess Irene, a converted Passenger ship to minelayer, blew up in the River Medway near Sheerness, with only 1 survivor.


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#2 Jonathan Saunders

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Posted 28 May 2005 - 09:03 PM

QUOTE (stiletto_33853 @ May 28 2005, 03:06 PM)
On this day the HMS Princess Irene, a converted Passenger ship to minelayer, blew up in the River Medway near Sheerness, with only 1 survivor.
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The son-in-law of the son of that survivor -if that makes sense - is a member of the Forum ... Tony Payne.

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