The sinking of HMS Thetis

November 2007

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The sinking of HMS Thetis

Contains a report attempting to cast some light on the events of the disaster of the submarine HMS Thetis, which foundered on 2 June 1939 resulting in the loss of 99 lives. The report describes the known facts of the disaster and extrapolates from the state of the salvaged wreck why so many failed to escape. The author provides methods for escape, complete with photographs and illustrations.

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