Heroic sailors arrive home in Ireland after saving thousands of lives in the Mediterranean
The total rescued by the Naval Service since the first ship deployed on 16 May 2015 is 15,621
The crew of the Samuel Bekett and the other ships that went to the Med. to rescue refugees can be proud of their life’s achievements even if they never did another thing, ever. How many can say that they saved even one life. These guys have saved thousands. Well done all.