1:47The Merci Train was a train of 49 French railroad box cars filled with tens of thousands of gifts of gratitude from at least that many individual French citizens Learn more about the TRAIN Learning NetworkThe Merci Train arrived in New York harbor on February 3rd, 1949 and each Learn how to use TRAINWelcome to the TRAIN Learning Network They were showing their appreciation for the more than 700 American box cars of relief goods sent to them by (primarily) individual Americans in 1948undefined Loading TRAIN is a national learning network that provides quality training opportunities for professionals who protect and improve the publics health