Lusitania Survivors

Lusitania Survivors

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Lusitania Survivor 2

New Zealand brothers Eric and William Gardner lost both of their parents in the disaster. The following summer, Eric joined the Auckland Regiment of the New Zealand Expeditionary Force, 3rd Battalion. He was killed at Passchendaele on 15 October 1917. William suffered from epilepsy after the sinking and was institutionalized for 40 years.

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