Henry Ford charters a Peace Ship in an effort to end World War I

In 1915 American industrialist Henry Ford (30th July, 1863 - 7th April, 1947) chartered a 'Peace Ship' to send to Europe in a bid to end World War I. Ford, best known for his Ford Motor Company, believed that war was wasteful, and declared himself dedicated to the pursuit of peace, having an. . .

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