Sir John Charles Bigham, Lord Mersey, Head of the Court of Inquiry on the Loss of the Empress of Ireland, earlier headed the Inquiry on the Titanic sinking, was Head of Inquiry of the Torpedoing of the S. S. Lusitania.
This is a copy from the Report of the Court findings dated 17 July 1915 by Lord Mersey, Wreck Commissioner and Messrs. Inglefield, Hearn, Davies and Spedding, Assessors and includes graphic descriptions of the ship, lifeboats and life saving appliances, captain, officers and crew, passengers, cargo, departure, speed, torpedoing, orders given during torpedoing, launching the lifeboats, navigation of the ship, etc. Added illustrations including Lusitania’s deck plan.
35 pages. Softback.