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  1. jamied says

    Elise Mackay was an actress and pioneering pilot.

    The SS Tilawa was sunk by a Japanese submarine on 2 November 1942, with the loss of 280 passengers and crew.

    "one woman is holding a bouquet of flowers - could be Elsie?" - yes, that's Elsie Mackay.

  2. British Pathé says

    Thanks for the confirmation.

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