BOA 70 affords an opportunity for the United Kingdom to salute the Merchant Navy and its seafarers and I trust we will see the Red Ensign, the flag of British merchant ships since 1674, flown from public buildings next month.
What does MN stand for?
MN stands for Merchant Navy
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Central to the Battle of the Atlantic were the ships and men of the British Merchant Navy and of other allied nations, often making no more than eight knots in convoy, bringing essential food and supplies to our islands.
BOA 70 affords an opportunity for the UK to salute the Merchant Navy and its seafarers and I trust we will see the Red Ensign, the flag of British merchant ships since 1674, flown from public buildings next month.
KARACHI, June 23, 2011 (Frontier Start): The 22 merchant navy sailors of MV Suez freed from the Somali pirates will reach Karachi on June 23 on board PNS Zulfiqar.
At the age of 16 he joined the Merchant Navy as a deck boy and served on troop carriers with a company called Union Castle.
NORTH East ship captain Peter Stapleton has been awarded one of the highest Merchant Navy honours for bravery after repelling an attack by armed pirates.
The work done and the sacrifices made by the Merchant Navy during World War II (and in subsequent conflicts) are far from forgotten, as can be seen from the large number of Merchant Seafarers' Veterans Badges which have been awarded through the auspices of the Merchant Navy Association and the Federation of Merchant Mariners.