Description: The RMS Queen Mary, plied the seas for 31 years, beginning in Southampton on May 27, 1936 and ending in Long Beach, CA on December 9th, 1967. During her life she made more than 1000 crossing of the Atlantic, principally between Southmapton and New Your. During World War II she was converted to a troupe carrier...painted navy grey...becoming known as the "Grey Ghost." During the war the Queen Mary transported Prime Minister Winston Churchill across the the Atlantic on several occasions to meeting with fellow Allied leaders. Since 1967, the Queen Mary has been docked in the Long Beach serving as a hotel and museum.