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[Ebook] ➦ The Wreck of the HMS Birkenhead ➥ Charles River Editors – Dragon303.co Includes pictures of the wreck Includes accounts of the wreck written by survivors Includes a bibliography for further reading Includes a table of contents “In memory of Lieut Colonel Alexander Seto[Ebook] ➦ The Wreck of the HMS Birkenhead ➥ Charles River Editors – Dragon303.co Includes pictures of the wreck Includes accounts of the wreck written by survivors Includes a bibliography for further reading Includes a table of contents “In memory of Lieut Colonel Alexander Seto Includes pictures of the wreck of the ePUB ¹ Includes accounts of the wreck written by survivors Includes a bibliography for further reading Includes a table of contents “In memory of Lieut Colonel Alexander Seton Ensign Alex C Russell and forty eight NCOs and men of the th Highlanders who were drowned at the wreck of The Wreck eBook ß HMS 'Birkenhead' on the th February off Point Danger Cape of Good Hope after all the women and children on board had been safely landed in the ship's boats” – The inscription on a memorial in St Giles' Cathedral in Edinburgh Scotland “To take your chance in the thick of a rush Wreck of the Epub á with firing all about Is nothing so bad when you've cover to 'and an' leave an' likin' to shout But to stand an' be still to the Birken'ead drill is a damn tough bullet to chew An' they done it the Jollies 'Er Majesty's Jollies soldier an' sailor too Their wo.

Rk was done when it 'adn't begun they was younger nor me an' you Their choice it was plain between drownin' in 'eaps an' bein' mopped by the screw So they stood an' was still to the Birken'ead drill soldier an' sailor too” – Rudyard Kipling “Soldier an’ Sailor Too” In an emergency it is a common practice to attempt to evacuate women and children first not simply because they’re the most vulnerable but because it’s an established code of honor that has been passed down from generations This is especially the case in situations where there aren’t enough resources to rescue everyone and this concept has been made famous by disasters such as the sinking of the Titanic which didn’t have enough lifeboats on board for everyone Although the “women and children first” rule might seem like common nature and a practice that has been observed for centuries it was actually popularized by the shipwreck of the Royal Navy troopship HMS Birkenhead one of Britain’s worst maritime disasters originally designed as a frigate the Birkenhead had only been in service for a handful of years and was being used to transport soldiers in South Africa when it struck an uncharted rock in the early morning hours of February and wrecked a few miles from shore At the time it was n.

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