A visit to Reading

Florence Vansittart Neale was distressed by news of the loss of the battleship Majestic on 27 May. 49 sailors were killed. Meanwhile daughter Phyllis visited the war hospital at Reading with a view to possibly nursing there.

28 May 1915
Loss of “Majestic” in Dardanelles – torpedoed – most of crew saved….

Phyllis & May to Reading to go over hospital.

Diary of Florence Vansittart Neale (D/EX73/3/17/8)

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