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The Marine Society of New York is a charitable and educational organization, the regular membership being composed entirely of seafarers, all of whom must be, or have been Captains or Officers of merchant vessels under the United States flag. It was formed in colonial days, and formally chartered by King George III in 1770 to "...improve maritime knowledge and relieve indigent and distressed shipmasters, their widows and orphans..." Among the early honorary members of the Society was President George Washington.


Upcoming Events:

Quarterly Meeting/Dinner
    and Christening of the CAPT George C. Previll Monomoy
When: April 23, 2014 @ 16:00
Where: US Merchant Marine Academy, Kings Point

Quarterly Luncheon
When: July 21, 2014

Quarterly Luncheon
When: October 20, 2014


Contact Information

Telephone
(212) 425-0448
FAX
(212) 425-1117
Postal address
17 Battery Place, New York, NY 10004, Suite 714
Electronic mail
General Information: info@marinesocietyny.org
Webmaster: webmaster@marinesocietyny.org
   

 

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