Cargo Ship Sinks

Behind the sinking of the Lusitania

Human Events | Mon, 01 Sep 2014 18:18:45 -0700

When war began, German submarine captains, to save torpedoes, would surface and permit the crews of cargo ships to scramble into lifeboats, and then they would plant bombs or use gunfire to sink the vessels. Churchill's response was to outfit merchant ...

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Man, 24, drowns in lake when boat sinks

Norwalk Reflector | Tue, 02 Sep 2014 08:11:15 -0700

A 24-year-old man aboard a sinking boat drowned early Sunday in Logan County's Indian Lake, a recreational hot spot for central Ohioans, especially on holiday weekends. The Ohio Department of Natural Resources Division of Watercraft, which investigated ...

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Rockford woman recalls sinking of Athenia 75 years ago at start of WWII

Rockford Register Star | Tue, 02 Sep 2014 08:00:00 -0700

He later claimed that the fact she was a darkened ship steering a zigzag course which seemed to be well off the normal shipping routes made him believe she was either a troopship or an armed merchant cruiser. Two days before the sinking, Adolph Hitler ...

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Man drowns after boat sinks in Indian Lake

Lima Ohio | Sun, 31 Aug 2014 15:35:21 -0700

The 22-year-old man was missing. The boat sank north of the Lakeview boating ramp. His body was recovered about two hours later. None of the boaters were wearing life jackets, watercraft officers said. It's been a deadly holiday weekend on the water so ...

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