Many Deck Cadets consider their greatest obstacle to gaining that precious ticket is learning the Collision Regulations.
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The Lusitania is involved in an international incident that gives the ship’s presence in the North Atlantic a very high profile. The ship is traveling through rough seas on the way to Queenstown and, fearing the possibility of a torpedo attack, the Captain hoists the ‘Stars and Stripes’. 182 more words
The Leinster Regiment suffers four casualties while in the trenches at St Eloi.
The German Auxiliary Cruiser Kronprinz Wilhelm captures and scuttles the merchant vessel Highland Brae and rams and sinks the sailing vessel Wilfrid M 625 miles northeast from Permanbuco, Brazil. 96 more words