"The recurring anniversary of [November 11, 1918] should be commemorated with thanksgiving and prayer and exercises designed to perpetuate peace through good will and mutual understanding between nations”
St. John, Virgin Islands, U.S. --Llewellyn "Big Lew" Sewer, father of love City Car Ferries' owner, was a Veteran. As a member of the Armed Forces, he served his family, his people, and his Country well. In addition, as radio disk jockey known as "Trucker Man" he gave the islands the beautiful nicknames of "Love City" for St. John, St. Thomas- "Rock City", St. Croix- "Twin City" and Tortola-"Chocolate City." Under his Trucker Man Label, he produced Eddie and the Movements and brought talent like the Temptations to the VI. In remembrance of this great hero and in honor of all Veterans, Love City Car Ferries, Inc. remembers Veteran's Day 2016 with a free event.
On Friday, November 11, 2016, all Veterans living in or visiting the United States Virgin Islands are hereby granted a free ride on board the M/V Capt. Vic. The M/V Capt. Vic provides car ferry service between Red Hook, St. Thomas and Cruz Bay, St. John. If you are a Veteran, you would just need to present your Government issued Military ID that proclaims this status, in order to take advantage of this benefit. We look forward to seeing you on board the M/V Capt. Vic. For more information on departure times check out our home page.
If you knew Big Lew, we would love to hear your stories about him. Just comment below, call us, or tell us when you arrive on board the M/V Capt. Vic.