Eight Bells: Henry Marx:
Capt. Henry E. Marx, Master Mariner and founder of Landfall Navigation, passed away from pneumonia on June 28, 2018 in Greenwich, CT. He was 77 years.
Henry was born in New York City, to parents Henry and Marguerite Marx and was a graduate of the Lawrenceville School, University of Hartford, and University of Connecticut.
He had a corporate career with Pitney Bowes, Combustion Engineering and the American Gas & Chemical Company before returning to his first love – the sea – acquiring Landfall Navigation, the Marine Navigation and Safety Equipment chandlery in 1982.
Capt. Marx, a life-long mariner, saw service in the U.S. diesel submarine Navy and the Norwegian…
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