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Last SOS transmission of Titanic

13. April 2012 Leave a comment

san francisco chronicle: Titanic anniversary: Wales honors radio operator

13. April 2012 Leave a comment

As the Titanic was sinking in the North Atlantic, its more than 2,000 passengers and crew scrambling in the dark for lifeboats, a young man far away in Wales heard the ship’s distress calls on his homemade radio. [more…]