Saturday, March 24, 2007

WW1 Memorial Card Ivy & Freda REEVES Victims on board Galway Castle, England to S. Africa 1918

In loving memory of Ivy and Freda, beloved children of Howard and Frances Reeves of Johannesburg, who were lost in the Galway Castle which was torpedoed by a Geman submarine when returning home from England.

On September 12, 1918. Aged 9 and 7 years.

1 comment:

Anne said...

My grandmother and her two children survived the sinking of the Galway Castle. I am so sorry for your family's loss. I am researching our family history and wondered if you had any reports of the tragedy. I have newspaper reports.