THE ANDREA DORIA TRAGEDY HAPPENED ON THIS DAY 56 YEARS AGO.
Cruise History looks back at July 25, 1956. The 56th Memorial Anniversary of the sinking of the Andrea Doria. The first SOS reached the Coast Guard station in East Moriches, Long Island, and an armada of ships were dispatched to rescue more than 700 passengers.
We look back at this great maritime tragedy as we go cruising the past. [Read more...]