Radio Man - Marconi Sahib

tom e kelso
6th February 2008, 19:45
By Mahrie Locket: Published 2007 by iUniverse Inc: ISBN;978-0-595-47022-8

Compiled by his daughter (Mahrie Locket) from the diaries her father, Radio Officer Alan Patterson kept during his years at sea.

Ships involved:
s.s. Mitchell (Jan '38 to Feb '38)
s.s. Marslew: (March '38 to June '38)
s.s. Contractor: (June '38 to August '38)
s.s. Indora : (August '38 to August '39)
s.s. Sir Harvey Adamson: (August '39)
s.s. Indora (August '39 to Ap[ril '41)
s.s. Warina (April '41 to July '44)
s.s. Samspring (July '44 to September '44)

Of particular interest to ex-BI people describing 5 continuous years "on the Coast" , mostly during wartime.