HMT Lancastria

DescriptionSunk by German aircraft in June 1940, with at least 4,000 deaths, possibly thousands more (2,477 survived and 1,738 known dead; 6,000 people are known to have boarded, but many boarded later, and a total of up to 9,000 has been proposed).
Nationaliy of ShipGreat Britain
Lives Lost4,000
Ship UseMilitary
Ship UseNavy
Peacetime or WartimeWartime
WarWorld War Two
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