Lost At Sea

© Pamela Shane

Lost At Sea

Uploaded: September 06, 2009

Description

A tribute marker dedicated to George D. Wick of Youngstown, Ohio. Wick perished on the RMS Titanic, in the Atlantic Ocean on April 15, 1912 after striking an iceberg. Wick was a prominent personality in the Youngstown area, & the founder of Youngstown Sheet & Tube. He was 58 at the time of his death, & was last seen on deck waving to relatives, as they boarded the life boats. Desaturated some, Virtual Photographer, & slight crop. Image shot at Oak Hill Cemetery, Youngstown, Ohio.

Exif: F Number: 8, Exposure Bias Value: -0.33, ExposureTime: 10/2500 seconds, Flash: did not fire., ISO: 320, White balance: Auto white balance, FocalLength: 70.00 mm, Model: NIKON D200

Comments

Ron McEwan September 06, 2009

How interesting Pamela and well captured. We visited the Unsinkable Molly Brown House in Hannibal, MO she was on the Titanic but survived. #1177298

Monnie Ryan September 06, 2009

Nice job on this one, Pamela! Interesting information -- this is quite an historic cemetery. #7920868

Lorraine A. Cook September 09, 2009

The last survivor of this tragic event passed away this year...

We'll be celebrating the 100 Anniversary of the Titanic sinking soon.

She sank on our Anniversary...April 14.

Thanks for reminding us of this momentous event...with this man's untimely passing.

#7929193

ALLEN O. HOWARD September 24, 2009

"And I know that my heart will go on...". Excellent, Pamela!!! #7980113

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