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Winter 2020 Scholarship Winners

The Captain Richard Phillips Lane Kirkland Maritime Trust is pleased to announce our scholarship recipients! We are honored to assist these deserving and very hardworking students with their dreams of achieving USCG licensing as US Merchant Mariners and pursuing careers in the US Maritime industry. These students will also receive…...

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Honoring a Great Military Leader and Advocate of U.S. Maritime Industry

The Phillips Trust wishes to acknowledge the passing of a great military leader and also an advocate on behalf of a strong U.S. Maritime Industry. The International Longshoremen’s Association, AFL-CIO sadly announced the passing of Major General (Ret) Patrick J. Kelly. He served as ILA Military Consultant following a distinguished…...

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For Too Many, Today is the Most Painful Day of Remembrance

The horrific tragedy of 9/11 took many friends and family from us, not only on that day, but in the 18 years following. In hospitals from illnesses caused by the effects of the World Trade Center Towers collapse or the cleanup, or on battlefields in faraway places snuffing out the…...

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