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Published by American Shipping and Industrial League .
Written in English


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American Merchant Marine at Normandy June We Deliver the Goods. There were three major groups that represented the U.S. in World War II. Our fighting forces overseas, our production force at home and the Merchant Marine and the Naval Armed Guard, the link between them.   The United States Merchant Marine is a proud member of our uniformed services. Trained to serve in war when needed these officers and crew sail the high seas to promote the commerce of our nation across the globe. During times of crisis The Merchant Marine have become Naval or Coast Guard assets and have courageously supplied the resources. Protecting our shores from oil spills: operational procedures and ship designs: hearing before the Subcommittee on Surface Transportation and Merchant Marine Infrastructure, Safety, and Security of the Committee on Commerce, Science, and Transportation, United States Senate, One Hundred Tenth Congress, second session, March 4,   Organizations like the American Merchant Marine Veterans (AMMV), and people like William Geroux, author of the best-selling book, The Matthews Men, are working hard to recognize these men. More tributes, memorials, awards, and well-deserved benefits are being given to the US Merchant Marine. It’s about time.


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If you like sea stories this book is for you. In it, a number of merchant mariners, both active and retired, describe their years of service. You'll read about their experiences as cadets on schoolships, early experiences as third and second mates during World War II, and experiences during the decline of the merchant marine during the last 50 years.

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We WW 2 Merchant Marines are all now in our upper 80's & 90's and dealing with medical problems. Drawing on contemporary newspapers, magazines and trade publications, and Shipping Board, Department of Commerce and Coast Guard records, this book provides the first complete overview of the American Merchant Marine during World War I.

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