Of the 15 men on board, twelve perished in the tragedy.
Rohilla Centenary - Documentary
On 1st November 2014, representatives from Barnoldswick travelled to Whitby to commemorate the 100th anniversary of the sinking of the hospital ship Rohilla as it sailed to Dunkirk to pick up wounded soldiers from the First World War. Of the fifteen Barnoldswick men on board, twelve perished in the tragedy. Rohilla Newsreel footage Copyright © British Pathe Ltd The Wreck of the Rohilla Copyright © 2003 Heather Sheldrick Written and performed by Bernulf (Heather Sheldrick and Elaine Rose, plus Ainars Grinbergs and Gordon Leeming)
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