Light Cruiser. First British warship sunk by a submarine in WW1.
Sank on 05.09.1914, – torpedoed out from the Firth of Forth by German Submarine U-21.
A single torpedo hit the forward magazine, causing it to explode, and Pathfinder sank in just four minutes. There were seventy survivors from a crew of 570.
Thame Remembers Casualty: L/2470 Officer’s Steward 1st Class Frederick Keene
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