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QE2 Chief Engineer 1969 to 1972

Background Served his apprenticeship with Liverpool repairers Charles Howson.

Navy Career
Following his apprenticeship he joined the Commonwealth and Dominion Line (Port Line).
1936:  Joined Cunard White Star Line
1939 - 1945: During WW2 Served with the Royal Naval Reserve.
Returned to Cunard after the war. 
He served as Chief Engineer onboard Queen Mary
1969 appointed as Chief Engineer on QE2.

Sources of information:
Transart Brochure
Photo: Queen Mary brochure

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