I am hoping to establish contact with any of the officers, crew, troops and passengers who made transatlantic voyages as well as wartime transits on the following vessels: SS UNITED STATES, USS WEST POINT/AMERICA, SS/USS LEVIATHAN, SS/USS MANHATTAN, SS/USS WASHINGTON, and SS/USS GEORGE WASHINGTON.
This will be for the compilation of a manuscript for each vessel to fill in the blanks on what went on behind the scenes during the existence of these ships. Though the USA was a 2nd class maritime presence on the commercial passenger routes, the first-hand accounts by the men and women who kept these vessels up to par and gave the other steamship lines a run for their …
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Publication information: Article title: Sea Mail. Contributors: Not available. Magazine title: Sea Classics. Volume: 34. Issue: 7 Publication date: July 2001. Page number: 4+. © Challenge Publications Inc. Mar 2009. Provided by ProQuest LLC. All Rights Reserved.
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