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A LEITH STEAMER SUNK.

LONDON. October 21. The capr-iiu of the steamer Gletra states that ;>, Germ i i submarine sent live men aboard and ordered the English flag to be lowered, threatening to shoot the captain. Ten minutes was I'.iven to lower the lifeboats. The cautair. arid crew weie subsequentlv nicked" up bv a. Norwegian torpedo boat. [The Gletra. was or' 2.250 tons, built, at Glasgow in !S.i7. and according to tho register owned in Norway.] COPENHAGEN, October 22. Eater news' c-t.ates •Jiat a Geimau submarine. 12 •nil". ; off Norway. «wk the L'ith steamer Gletra by opening her bottom valves after ordering tiie crew to take to the boats.

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A LEITH STEAMER SUNK., Evening Star, Issue 15631, 23 October 1914

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A LEITH STEAMER SUNK. Evening Star, Issue 15631, 23 October 1914

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