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Preamble
    (List of Contracting Parties)

    Alike animated by the desire to diminish, as far as depends on them the evils inseparable from warfare, and wishing with this object to adapt to maritime warfare the principles of the Geneva Convention of 22 August 1864,
    have decided to conclude a convention to this effect:

    They have, in consequence, appointed as their
    Plenipotentiaries, to wit:

    (Here follow the names of Plenipotentiaries)

    Who, after communication of their full powers, found in good and due form, have agreed on the following
    provisions:


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