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107 years ago, on April 15, the luxury cruise liner “Titanic” sank and 1,517 people were killed on board. The Royal Mail Ship (RMS) Titanic was one of three “Olympic class” liners ordered by the White Star Shipping Line. Hailed as a marvel of luxury, power and style, she first rolled through the water from …

On November 21, 1916, the Britannic – the new and improved version of the Titanic – became the largest sunken ship in WWI. The third of White Star’s Olympic-class liners, having been built after the Olympic and the Titanic, incorporated new design features to prevent a catastrophe such as the loss of the Titanic in …