- SS President Roosevelt
The SS "President Roosevelt" was a passenger liner of the
United States Linesthat was involved in a famous heroic rescue of the crew of the British ship "Antinoe" in the Atlantic Oceanin January 1926.
The captain of the ship,
George Fried, was given a ticker-tape paradein Manhattanin honor of his heroism.
* [http://www.sfmx.org/aboutus/abandonstory.htm Marine Exchange] site about the incident.
* [http://www.greatships.net/presidentroosevelt.html] images of the SS "President Roosevelt"
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