Nova Scotia Archives

The Royal Navy in Nova Scotia Waters

"HM Hospital Ship, Llandovery Castle"

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The Union Castle Steam Ship Line, HMS Llandovery Castle was sunk 27 June 1918, 116 miles west from Fastnet. One hundred forty-six lives were lost, including 14 nursing sisters. She had arrived at Halifax on 17 June, discharging 644 military patients. She departed Halifax 20 June 1918.

Date: 1918

Medium: postcard

Reference no.: Nova Scotia Archives  Photo Collection: Navy: Ships: Llandovery Castle