History articles

Andalusia Star - The Tale of a Rescue at Sea
By Catherine Kirby
On September 26th, 1942, Blue Star Liner Andalucía Star set sail on its way to the U.K. carrying the Blue Star ships’ usual cargo of refrigerated meat and other food (literally tons of eggs) to war-torn Great Britain....click here to continue reading! 

I Can Forgive But I Shall Never Forget
By Frances Evans
Towards the end of 2009 I looked out a small metal plaque I had kept safely in a jewelry box.  It was my mother's prisoner identification which she was made to wear at all times in the last German prison camp she was taken to in 1941, after going through at least ten jails both in occupied France and Germany....click here to continue reading!