The 1917 sinking of the liner Laconia helped push the

Kelly, C. Brian
April 1998
Military History;Apr98, Vol. 15 Issue 1, p74
Emphasizes the significance of the sinking of `Laconia' by a German U-boat, on United States President Woodrow Wilson's view towards the World War I. Report from `Chicago Tribune' news correspondent Floyd Gibbons on the sinking of `Laconia;' Name of the American boats which were also sunk.


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