1906-09-19 THE SVEABORG MUTINY

  
London Times, 19 September 1906, p. 3: THE SVEABORG MUTINY. HELSINGFORS, SEPT. 18.*

            Seventeen sailors of the Marine Company of Sveaborg, who were sentenced to death for being concerned in the recent mutiny, were shot this morning. The Court-martial has sentenced 80 other sailors to penal servitude for various terms and also to serve in disciplinary battalions. Eleven of the accused were acquitted.

Provided by Stephen McLaughlin

 

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