Karen O Rawe

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 The HMS ‘Caroline’ is the last remaining vessel from the 1916 Battle of Jutland. Photograph: Kelvin Boyes/Press Eye

HMS Caroline was very fortunate to survive the Battle of Jutland. Five hours into the largest naval battle in history to that date – which took place(...)

British ships in the Battle of Jutland on May 31st,   1916.  Photograph: Express/Getty Images

Relatives of those Irishmen who served at sea during the first World War have been invited to share their stories in advance of the centenary of the B(...)

Wounded French troops on the Western Front. Photograph: Hulton Archive/Getty Images

February 25th, 1916 The Times of London reported that the French have stood up well to the German onslaught at Verdun. The battle began on February (...)