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Four gravestones of Merchant Navy sailors who died on September 5, 1942
large stone obelisk and stone wall with bronze plaques listing the names of dead Royal Navy sailors
large stone memorial with a colonnade and bronze plaques listing the names of dead Merchant Navy sailors
badge of the Canadian Merchant Navy, featuring a crown above Canada above the letters MN surrounded by a knotted rope
Logo with white ensign of the Royal Navy of the United Kingdom
monument with a large stone cross above bronze plaques listing the names of Canadian war dead
Letter listing survivors of the sinking of SS Rose Castle in 1942
the ensign of the Free French Navy, featuring the cross of Lorraine
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