Harry Bull died on HMS Curacoa after being run down by Queen Mary
May 18, 2010 5:17 PM
I was just reading about the Curacoa and got to Albert Tilley story the strange thing is my grandfather Harry Bull also died on the ship like Albert. But where Albert had a son born 23 september 1943 Harry had a
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A sad story, but coincidental all the same.
Poor Curacoa did not have a chance, being mowed down by the monster Queen Mary, who also had orders not to stop.
Had she done so, no doubt more lives would have been saved.
All in all, not a good day in the annals of the Royal Navy in WW2.