The Sinking of Lusitania
History of the boat.
Attack of the Boat
There were two attacks, the first one struck the boat, the second one did damage to the inner liner of the boat and caused it to sink.
In under 18 minutes it was finished.
1,119 people died out of 1,924. Out of those 1,119 people, 114 of them were Americans.
The attacker was Walter Schweiger, he was the captain of the U-Boat.
One of the wealthiest men tried rescuing the nursery but had failed. The babies drowned.
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"U-Boats Sink the Lusitania in 1915 Video." History.com. A&E Television Networks, n.d. Web. 16 Feb. 2016.