Merchant seamen deliver portion of poster
World War II Merchant Marine Poster.


© 2005 -09 American Merchant Marine at War



In Peace and War Since 1775

During World War II, as they did since the American Revolution, Merchant Mariners "delivered the goods" to every front.

"But once the war was won, what the bureaucrats in Washington did to the merchant mariners was reprehensible. They treated them like second-class citizens, and worse."

American History, Nov./Dec. 1993


We need your support of H.R. 23 and S. 663 to help correct this injustice!