Press cuttings and typescript article on the loss of the BRITANNIA, and related photographs, 1941.

Two page article translated from "Diario do Norte" Maranhao (23 May 1941) - recounting the sinking of the Britannia. Included are an additional article from the Buenos Aires Herald (dated Sunday 4 June 1944), titled "An Open Boat"; and 5 photographs. Photographs: 2 Landscape photographs, one of Olho D'Agua and the other Maranhao, Brazil; 3 photographs of the survivors, 2 before shots taken in Maranhao and a final after shot, titled "Survivors".

Record Details

Item reference: HSR/Z/46; MS1970/075 MSS/70/075
Catalogue Section: Manuscript documents acquired singly by the Museum
Level: ITEM
Date made: 1941
Credit: National Maritime Museum, Greenwich, London

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