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Memorial HMS Bulwark and HMS Irene

This memorial, on Woodlands Road Cemetery, commemorates the sinking of the HMS Bulwark and HMS Irene.
HMS Bulwark exploded on 26 November 1914. Out of her complement of 750, no officers and only 12 sailors survived.
HMS Irene exploded on 27 May 1915. A total of 352 people were killed.

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