The Federation of
Merchant Mariners

The Elizabeth Cross

This prestigious award is awarded to families of personnel who died on operations or as a result of terrorist attack on or after 1st January 1948. This includes families of merchant seafarers. Application forms can be obtained from the Veterans Agency 0800 169 2277.

Presentation of the Elizabeth Cross to the family of Ernest Vickers Petty Officer Merchant Navy killed on the Atlantic Conveyor during the Falkland Islands conflict. Pictures shows CEO D H Bristow, Lord Crathorne HM Lord lieutenant and the family of Ernest

Federation of Merchant Mariners, 16 Glebe Road, Brampton, Huntingdon, Cambridgeshire. PE28 4PH. Tel: 01480 383166. Email:

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