Titanic tragedy honored with memorial cruise

Published On: Apr 14 2012 04:40:19 PM EDT   Updated On: Apr 15 2012 11:39:02 AM EDT
Ocean liner sank 100 years ago Sunday

Relatives of those on board during the fateful trip of the Titanic 100 years ago are among those participating in a memorial cruise honoring the sunken vessel.

Titanic Memorial Cruise 8
7 / 16

Mary Amanda Fairchild of Salt Lake City, UT holding a 1908 copy of the "White Star Line" song book. This was distributed aboard White Star ships so passengers could familiarize themselves with the music on board. She's very careful not to let others touch it and when asked where she keeps it replies: "A very safe place."

Comments

The views expressed below are not those of Click On Detroit, WDIV, or its affiliated companies. By clicking on "Post," you acknowledge that you have read the Terms of Service and your comment is in compliance with such terms. Readers, please help keep this discussion respectful and on topic by flagging comments that are offensive or inappropriate (hover over the commenter's name and you'll see the flag option appear on right side of that line). And remember, respect goes both ways: Tolerance of others' opinions is important in a free discourse. If you're easily offended by strong opinions, you might skip reading comments entirely.

blog comments powered by Disqus