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Old 6th July 2017, 15:04
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IAN M IAN M is offline
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Organisation: Merchant Navy
Department: Radio Officer
Active: 1943 - 1951
Join Date: Jan 2009
Posts: 699
In the fast track

30 June 1943. Collected PMG Special Certificate at Dundee Wireless College.

1 July. Received telegram from Alfred Holt & Co. to attend for interview at 54 Ullet Road, Liverpool, at 9am the next day.

2 and 3 July. Interviewed, medically examined, and accepted into the Company.

5 July. Joined the Merchant Navy at the Mercantile Marine Office in Dundee.

7 July. Boarded HMTS Queen Elizabeth in Greenock.

14 July. Arrived in Halifax, Nova Scotia.
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