MR. ISMAY'S GIFT TO THE MERCANTILE MARINE

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MESSAGE FROM THE KING
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The Mercantile Marine Service Association, Liverpool, having informed
the King that Mr. Bruce Ismay had contributed £25,000 for the purpose of
founding a National Mercantile Marine Fund, have received the following
message from his Majesty's private secretary:---

"The King has learnt with much pleasure of Mr. Bruce Ismay's generous
gift to the National Mercantile Marine Fund. His Majesty feels sure that
this tribute to the splendid services rendered by the officers and men
of the British Mercantile Marine will be much appreciated."

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Encyclopedia Titanica (2010) MR. ISMAY'S GIFT TO THE MERCANTILE MARINE (The Times, Friday 3rd January 1919, ref: #11251, published 1 January 2010, generated 2nd August 2021 01:27:00 PM); URL : https://www.encyclopedia-titanica.org/mr-ismays-gift-to-the-mercantile-marine-11251.html