World War II

Paul Allen-led team recovers bell from HMS Hood

AUGUST 11, 2015—A research team led by U.S. philanthropist and entrepreneur Paul G. Allen  successfully recovered the bell of the battlecruiser HMS Hood on August 7 in the Denmark Strait. The HMS Hood was sunk in

National Maritime Day marked in the U.S.

MAY 22, 2014—The 81st annual National Maritime Day was marked in ceremonies held by the U.S. Department of Transportation in Washington, D.C. National Maritime Day was created by Congress to recognize the