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Day Tripping: May 7

Taking to the sky

By NASA/Crew of Expedition 22 —Public Domain, https://commons.wikimedia.org/w/index.php?curid=9466899

Wealthy Hero

Despite warnings from Germany of the imminent dangers to all vessels travelling on the Atlantic Ocean during WWI, the RMS Lusitania set sail on a return voyage from New York in 1915. The ship which was then, the biggest and the fastest steamship on the seas was sunk by a U-boat just off the coast of Southern Ireland.

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