Letter from AJ Gallier (survivor of HMS Sturdy) to An Iodlann, 2011.
Handwritten letter from Mr A.J. Gallier, Shropshire, to An Iodhlann dated 2/1/2011. A Gallier was one of the sailors who survived the wrecking of HMS Sturdy on rocks at Sandaig in 1940. His letter gives an account of the disaster and expresses his thanks to his rescuers and hosts on Tiree.
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A survivor recalls the Sandaig disaster of 1940
Mr A.J. Gallier was one of the crew of the destroyer HMS Sturdy when it foundered on rocks at Sandaig during WWII. His letter to An Iodhlann in 2011 gives an account of the disaster and expresses his thanks to his rescuers and hosts on Tiree.
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