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Search: Posts Made By: RAY LUSTY
Forum: Union Steam ship Co Of New Zealand LTD 19th August 2008, 14:12
Replies: 14
Views: 2,838
Posted By RAY LUSTY
Yes Paul. Pincher was a mans man for sure. I...

Yes Paul.
Pincher was a mans man for sure.
I only heard this tonight. He would have been a fair age, but still sad.
I wish I'd known he lived on the Tweed. Im only up the road
He did a hell of a...
Forum: Union Steam ship Co Of New Zealand LTD 19th August 2008, 13:42
Replies: 13
Views: 8,135
Posted By RAY LUSTY
Yes Paul. I got a DR one trip ( got a couple in...

Yes Paul. I got a DR one trip ( got a couple in my day and deserved them), but this one was unfair. Anyway, I copped it sweet, but I was on the corner for months and took the Kaitangata. Good ship,...
Forum: Say Hello 10th August 2008, 13:19
Replies: 11
Views: 1,013
Posted By RAY LUSTY
Thanks Brian. I'm having a lot of fun here and...

Thanks Brian. I'm having a lot of fun here and it's really interesting
Forum: Union Steam ship Co Of New Zealand LTD 10th August 2008, 08:50
Replies: 5
Views: 1,903
Posted By RAY LUSTY
Hi John. I dont have any of that info. I came...

Hi John.
I dont have any of that info. I came ashore and moved to OZ 1970, But I'm sure 3 ex shipmates were on them about the same time as you.Ted Dony and Mike Wilson, AB's, both A few years older...
Forum: Colliers 9th August 2008, 15:23
Replies: 38
Views: 17,639
Posted By RAY LUSTY
MV Kaitawa

My 1st ship. Spent nearly 12 months as deck boy. a couple of years later as a "bucko" then later as an AB.
It went down off Cape Reanga (nth island)in May 24th 1966(my birthday) with all hands (32 I...
Forum: Union Steam ship Co Of New Zealand LTD 9th August 2008, 13:22
Replies: 53
Views: 20,020
Posted By RAY LUSTY
I was on the old Rangatira when it was taken out...

I was on the old Rangatira when it was taken out of mothballs when the old Maori went o/seas to get lengthened in 63 or 64.anybody else?She had the old straight bow and raking funnels. Ill try and...
Forum: Say Hello 9th August 2008, 12:50
Replies: 11
Views: 1,013
Posted By RAY LUSTY
hI Gary. Yeh that nickname rings a bell...

hI Gary.
Yeh that nickname rings a bell too.Were you on deck?
What ships. I was on the Ngakuta ,Ngahui, Matua,Kaitawa,Kaitangata,Katua. Ngatoro,Aramoana,Parera,Marinui.****, there were others.I'll...
Forum: Union Steam ship Co Of New Zealand LTD 9th August 2008, 12:14
Replies: 45
Views: 16,260
Posted By RAY LUSTY
From Ray Lusty, Brisbane: I did most of my boys...

From Ray Lusty, Brisbane: I did most of my boys time on the Kaitawa in 61-62 then was on it as an AB later. .Got off it just a few months before it went down.Your right "old collier hand. there was...
Forum: Union Steam ship Co Of New Zealand LTD 9th August 2008, 11:39
Replies: 45
Views: 16,260
Posted By RAY LUSTY
Was it the Hobson.I didn't drink there.I was a...

Was it the Hobson.I didn't drink there.I was a Gleesons man.
Billmacca, did you see my note. You might be able to assist me,
cheers, Ray Lusty.
Forum: Say Hello 9th August 2008, 09:29
Replies: 11
Views: 1,013
Posted By RAY LUSTY
Thumbs up Ray Lusty

From Ray Lusty: Thank you people.
Do you have any shipping and seaman info from my part of the world.NZ and Australia
I have read a lot of your page and it appears to be mainly UK based with a lot...
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