This Week’s War: 40

Report from the General Manager: Regrets to report that this steamer while on her voyage from New York to Liverpool was torpedoed and sunk by a German Submarine on Friday, 7th May, when about 10 miles South by West of the Old Head of Kinsale.

Record of the sinking of R.M.S. Lusitania within the Minutes of the Board of Directors. [Cunard Archive D42/B1/9]. This week’s war: 40.

This Week's War logo showing soldiers and poppies