'Sea of Remembrance'
Location: Merchant Navy Memorial, Trinity Square Gardens, Tower Hill, London, EC3N 4DJ.
Date: 04 September 2016
03 September 2017
02 September 2018
Forming the ‘Sea of Remembrance’ at the conclusion of the annual Merchant Navy Day Service, miniature Red Ensigns are planted by the Sailors’ Society in the lawn of the national Merchant Navy Memorial in Trinity Square Gardens on Tower Hill in London EC3. The nation’s principal such Service, it takes place on the Sunday immediately following 3rd September each year, Merchant Navy Day.
The Red Ensigns, the flag of the Merchant Navy, represent individual acts of commemoration or support for those currently serving. On request to the Sailors’ Society, a personal dedication is added to the reverse of each flag. While this is undertaken without charge, donations are welcomed by the Society to help support its work around the world. For more details, contact email@example.com or 023 8051 5950.
The Sailors’ Society is a charity registered in England & Wales, no. 237778.