AP Photo/Bonhams London
This undated photo provided by Bonhams, London shows a commemorative medal awarded to crew members of the RMS Carpathia, which saved more than 700 people after the Titanic struck an iceberg in the Atlantic, on April 14, 1912, and sunk on April 15, which fetched 1,875 pounds (2,250 euro/$3,000) when it was sold at Bonhams in London Tuesday April 3, 2012. The commemorative medal bears the inscription: 'Presented to the Captain Officers and Crew of RMS Carpathia in recognition of gallant and heroic service from the Survivors of the SS Titanic.
Gallery: Titanic 100 year anniversary
Apr. 13, 2012 @ 06:23 PM
The Titanic sunk on April 15, 1912, and has remained a famous incident in world history ever since.