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Stuart Wood, former Livei rpool chief pilot, said: "It is so important to acknowledge the effo f rts of the Merchant Navy - people who went to work one day and didn't come home.
Mr Thomas met his Belgian wife Emilienne, also a member of the Merchant Navy Association, after she fled her native land in 1940.
The story even includes the real name of Arthur Turk, from Brecon, who was Ray's best friend in the Merchant Navy before the pair lost touch many years ago.
But Liverpool was one of the major centres for the Merchant Navy in wartime.
Another plaque is due to go on display near Swansea's Merchant Navy memorial.
Veterans joined in prayers for the 30,000 Merchant Navy personnel who were lost at sea during the two world wars and in peace time.
Our thoughts and prayers are with all Merchant Navy personnel past and present, and their families and friends.
He was joined by Birmingham City Council's deputy leader, Coun Ian Ward, the area secretary for the Merchant Navy, Eric Brown, Rev Mary Gilbert from St Paul's Church and members of the Merchant Navy Association.
The charity's President, HRH The Earl of Wessex, has endorsed the campaign, saying: 'On this Merchant Navy Day, I very much hope you will support this campaign to remember the sacrifices, salute the courage and support the future of the often unsung personnel of our Merchant Navy.
North Tyneside Council is supporting a nationwide call from the Seafarers UK charity and the Merchant Navy Association for the UK Merchant Navy's official flag to be flown on public buildings and landmark flagstaffs.
Next Sunday the Red Ensign of the Merchant Navy Association will be paraded at Centenary Square with the other Service Standards and a wreath will be laid.
We introduced an annual Merchant Navy Day and involved 'Merch' personnel in Remembrance Day.

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