First World War – Western FrontMeetings

April 6 speaker investigates the crime of the Llandovery Castle sinking


Nate Hendley
Nate Hendley

Nate Hendley is a Toronto-based journalist and author of several books, including The Beatle Bandit which won the Crime Writers of Canada Award of Excellence for Non-Fiction in 2022 and was nominated for a Heritage Toronto 2022 Book Award. Nate’s latest book, Atrocity on the Atlantic, examines the sinking of the Llandovery Castle and the investigation that followed the greatest war crime committed against Canada in the First World War. This in-person event will be held at our usual location, in the Sergeants Mess at the Saturday April 6, 2024 at the Colonel R. S. McLaughlin Armoury, 53 Simcoe St North, Oshawa, ON, L1G 4R9. The event will also be live streamed for those unable to attend in person.

Public parking is available in the lot south of the building and on the street. Meet and greet starts at 9:30am and the talk begins at 10:30. Guests are welcome, lunch will be available for $6, and the bar will be open. Please note, the stair lift to the mess is out of order.

David Fuller

Writer, historian and baseball guy. Also managing editor of the branch magazine, The Maple Leaf