SS “Gripsholm” repatriates reunion Feb. 15, 2019

A reunion for SS Gripsholm repatriates will be held Feb. 15, 2019 at 4:00 PM at Pier F, Jersey City, New Jersey, 1Harborside Place, Jersey City, NJ 07311. Planned by students of St. Mary’s University in San Antonio, Texas, who have been studying German American and Latin American WW II experiences over the course of the past year, they hope “…to reunite on Pier F everyone involved in this history–the passengers and their descendants and loved ones, those who returned to the US in exchange, descendants of the ship’s crew, staff of the internment camps, diplomats from the countries who protected the internees—everyone!” For more information, contact Dr. Teresa Van Hoy tvanhoy@stmarytx.edu       Cell-210-602-5997