Irish Priests Lost

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Coventry Standard

Amongst various stories of church services after the disaster, Roman Catholic priest of St Mary?s Church in Coventry; on Sunday morning Reverend R. F. Rea said in church that amongst those lost were two Irish priests and a number of Catholics belonging to the crew including Chief Purser Hugh McElroy (sic), whose two sisters were educated at St Joseph?s Convent, Gosford Green in Coventry, where their mother remains in residence at that time.

Related Biographies:
Hugh Walter McElroy

Frank McElroy

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(1912) Irish Priests Lost Coventry Standard (ref: #4292, accessed 23rd June 2017 03:24:49 AM) URL :

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