When The Boats Went Down

An Islay Story

Scottish politican and former head of NATO, George Robinson, tells the story of the wreck of the American troop carriers Otranto and Tuscania off the coast of his native Islay.

How did the islanders respond to the tragedy, and how are the victims remembered?

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20070829

An Islay Story

Scottish politican and former head of NATO, George Robinson, tells the story of the wreck of the American troop carriers Otranto and Tuscania off the coast of his native Islay. How did the islanders respond to the tragedy, and how are the victims remembered?

2007082920070830

An Islay Story

Scottish politican and former head of NATO, George Robinson, tells the story of the wreck of the American troop carriers Otranto and Tuscania off the coast of his native Islay.

How did the islanders respond to the tragedy, and how are the victims remembered?

2007082920070830

An Islay Story

Scottish politican and former head of NATO, George Robinson, tells the story of the wreck of the American troop carriers Otranto and Tuscania off the coast of his native Islay.

How did the islanders respond to the tragedy, and how are the victims remembered?

20070830

An Islay Story

Scottish politican and former head of NATO, George Robinson, tells the story of the wreck of the American troop carriers Otranto and Tuscania off the coast of his native Islay. How did the islanders respond to the tragedy, and how are the victims remembered?

20071227

An Islay Story: Kick off Radio Scotland's Day of History. The Scottish politican and former head of NATO George Robinson tells the story of the wreck of the American troop carriers Otranto and Tuscania off the coast of his native Islay. How did the islanders respond to the tragedy, and how are the victims remembered?

20071227

An Islay Story: Kick off Radio Scotland's Day of History.

The Scottish politican and former head of NATO George Robinson tells the story of the wreck of the American troop carriers Otranto and Tuscania off the coast of his native Islay.

How did the islanders respond to the tragedy, and how are the victims remembered?

20071227

An Islay Story: Kick off Radio Scotland's Day of History.

The Scottish politican and former head of NATO George Robinson tells the story of the wreck of the American troop carriers Otranto and Tuscania off the coast of his native Islay.

How did the islanders respond to the tragedy, and how are the victims remembered?