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World War I commemoration service held on Islay

World War I commemoration service held on Islay

World War I commemoration service held on Islay, © dpa

04.05.2018 - Press release

A memorial service commemorating the loss of two British troop ships carrying US-American soldiers during World War I - one shot by a German submarine - was held on the Scottish island of Islay on 4 May. Germany paid tribute by sending German Navy frigate FGS Lübeck and laying a wreath.