Wednesday 17 November 1915 – We Lost 371

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HMHS Anglia

HMHS Anglia

The hospital ship Anglia is sunk by a mine off Dover killing 134.

An Anglo-French Conference is held in Paris to discuss aid to Serbia and the Dardanelles expeditions.  The project is approved in principle to appoint a Council of War to co-ordinate Allied actions.

Today’s losses include:

  • The son of a member of the clergy

 Today’s highlighted casualties include:

  •  Lieutenant Edward Harold De Fontaine (London Regiment) is killed at age 21. He is the son of the Reverend Alfred Hutchings De Fontaine Rector of Bletchingley.