COURNEUVE BOMB EXPLOSION.
LONDON. March 19. It is reported that 1500 persons were injured m the Courneuve disaster. It appears that three men were carrying ft case of hand bombs, when they heard a click, indicating that a detonator was m action. They dropped the case and ran for their lives. The box blew up and other explosions followed.
Permanent link to this item
Poverty Bay Herald, Poverty Bay Herald, Volume XLV, Issue 14567, 1 April 1918
COURNEUVE BOMB EXPLOSION. Poverty Bay Herald, Volume XLV, Issue 14567, 1 April 1918
Using This Item
The Gisborne Herald Company is the copyright owner for the Poverty Bay Herald. You can reproduce in-copyright material from this newspaper for non-commercial use under a Creative Commons Attribution-NonCommercial-ShareAlike 4.0 International licence (CC BY-NC-SA 4.0). This newspaper is not available for commercial use without the consent of the Gisborne Herald Company. For advice on reproduction of out-of-copyright material from this newspaper, please refer to the Copyright guide.