26 February 2015

On This Day: HMHS Britannic leaves Belfast

The HMHS Britannic launched On This Day in 1914 at the Harland and Wolff shipyard in Belfast. She was the sister ship to the RMS Titanic. The HMHS that precedes her name stands for His Majesty’s Hospital Ship. 

 
On This Day is a prompt I started this month to further explore historical events.
                

© Jeanne Ruczhak-Eckman, 2015
Locations listed are located in Pennsylvania (USA), unless otherwise noted in post.