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Cunard Line/Monarchs of the Sea/ Lusitania/ Mauretania. Circa 1907. The Lusitania was torpedoed by a German U-Boat off the Irish coast on May 7, 1915 and sank in 18 minutes, killing 1,198 of the 1,959 people aboard. The sinking turned public opinion in many countries against Germany, contributed to the American entry into World War I.

Propaganda poster for the Lusitania. This extremely large ship was too fast for German submarine. In May roughly passengers boarded en route to the warzone (Great Britain) in which all of them were nervous.

Lusitania................The sinking of the Cunard ocean liner RMS Lusitania occurred on 7 May 1915 during the First World War, as Germany waged submarine warfare against Britain. The ship was identified and shot by torpedoes by the German U-boat U-20 and sank in 18 minutes. The vessel went down 11 miles (18 km) off the Old Head of Kinsale, Ireland, killing 1,198 of the 1,959 people aboard, leaving 761 survivors.

RMS Lusitania The sinking of the Cunard ocean liner RMS Lusitania occurred on Friday, 7 May 1915 during the First World War, as Germany waged submarine warfare against the United Kingdom of Great Britain and Ireland. WWI (V)

21 World War I Recruitment Posters From Around the Globe

Germany sent torpedo's to destroy the Lusitania which was a British luxury ship. About people that were aboard the ship died. This is a picture of propaganda used to persuaded British and Irish citizens to join the war and fight for revenge.

21 World War I Recruitment Posters From Around the Globe

Germany sent torpedo's to destroy the Lusitania which was a British luxury ship. About people that were aboard the ship died. This is a picture of propaganda used to persuaded British and Irish citizens to join the war and fight for revenge.

Amazing piece from the Bad Robot Art Experience.

Another ode to my Alias addiction. It's hard to choose a favorite TV show, but Sydney Bristow is my favorite fictional character of all time! Movie, TV, book, etc.