Shetland Mariners in the Great War - compiled by Laughton Johnston

Shetland Mariners in the Great War - compiled by Laughton Johnston

Saturday, October 20th 2018 - Friday, January 11th 2019

Over 1,750 Shetlanders were merchant seamen in the First World War, as civilians who had to brave enemy action. This exhibition highlights some of the new research that reveals the men and ships’ stories for the first time. This exhibition is sponsored by the Rotary Club of Shetland.

Location: Upper Foyer, Shetland Museum and Archives

Click here to download a copy of the exhibition poster.