"...At lunch today, we saw a lot of the men looking out to sea from vantage points.  It was said that the Turks were shelling our ships at Imbros.  Then we heard that one of our men of war HMS Triumph had been torpedoed by submarine.  I met Lt Harston and he said it was so he saw the ship sink..."

To read the rest of this journal entry, see No Better Death: The Great War Diaries and Letters of William G Malone (page 211) edited by John Crawford and published by Exisle Publishing.  Available in the Palmerston North City Library and from  Exisle Publishing.
 

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