Centaur - Death of a Hospital Ship - DVD
When the Japanese submarine I-177 sank the Australian hospital ship Centaur in May 1943, 268 non-combatants, crew, doctors, nurses and orderlies were killed. The event shocked the nation and the world and generated a tidal surge of resentment against the Japanese. Hear the story of the sinking of the Centaur through the words and memories of the only people who can do justice to this story – the survivors themselves. Duration 60 minutes.
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