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The text below gives a summary of the conflict (i.e. war), event or incident that resulted in deaths in the Borough or abroad. On the right are listed the individual events and incidents, such as battles or air raids. For each conflict the total number of casualties are given, whereas for each event or incident the names of those who died are listed in alphabetical order.

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Details for: Sinking of H.M.S. Pathfinder


Historical Data:
H.M.S Pathfinder was a scout cruiser of the Pathfinder class. On 5 September 1914 she was sunk by U-21 in the Firth of Forth. She was the first ship ever to be torpedoed by a submarine. 268n died, with only 18 survivors


1 person killed