Family Research – English, Scottish and Irish Genealogy

2/10/2013

A mass funeral then a watery grave: Rare picture shows priest praying over Titanic victims before they are buried at sea

They were gathered nine days after the ‘unsinkable’ liner had gone down in the Atlantic Ocean with the loss of 1,512 lives. And this haunting black and white photograph taken on board one of the body recovery ships following the Titanic disaster shows a mass funeral for dozens of the dead being buried at sea. for more click here

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