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HERITAGE FLEURIEU COAST PROGRAM 2024

Yankalilla District Historical Society & Cape Jervis Community Club Talk

Mercy Mission Tragedy-M/V Victoria wreck & the death of Sister Dorrington

Mercy Mission Tragedy-M/V Victoria wreck & the death of Sister Dorrington

An exhibition of photographs of the Danish ship Victoria after it ran aground in October 1934 at Tunkalilla. During salvage operations district nurse Sister Amy Dorrington was tragically killed on a mission of mercy at the site. Sue West will give a talk about the life of Sister Dorrington who served in the AIF.

Venue:

Cape Jervis Community Club

Ransford St, Cape Jervis, SA, 5204

Date:

Time:

Enquiries:

11 & Sun 12 May
talk and display Saturday
Display only Sunday

1pm - 4pm

Yankalilla District Historical Society,
0412 864 276
yank.hist.soc@gmail.com

Cost:

Bookings:

Free

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