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Leonard Hurley

Leonard Hurley is a retired second level teacher of Mathematics and History. Most of his teaching life was spent in his native town Cahersiveen, Ireland, on The Scenic Ring of Kerry. He writes for popular magazines on topics that interest him or stories that must be recalled.

Death at Sea: The Tragedy of the Struma

In 1942, the dilapidated ship carrying 769 desperate Jewish refugees en route to Palestine, was blown up. There was one sole survivor.

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