Brian Scanlan

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07/14/2009 - 18:58 Hi Sid i also sailed on the Velutina 22.12.1955 to 8.6.1956 as an S.O.S . it is so long ago although i believe i do remember sailing with you on the Tomogerus i joined her on the 1.11.1958 to the 1.9 .1959 as AB. Did you sign on in Birkenhead 14.2.1959. i remember my watch mates John Kennedy and Bob from Yorkshire also do you also remember AB Fred Sayle .anyway it was a great trip the far east . Hope to hear from you soon .
02/08/2009 - 23:38 Signed on Joe Shell tanker Tomogerus 1-11-1958 to1-9-1959.She was one of the happiest of 6 T2 tankers i served on and a privilege to have worked with the crew i signed on with.


Period Tanker Job Details Action
1955 to 1956 VELUTINA senior ordinary seaman
1956 to 1957 VOLA senior ordinary seaman
1957 to 1958 PALUDINA (2) able seaman
1958 to 1959 TOMOGERUS able seaman
1958 HEMIGLYPTA efficient deckhand
1959 to 1960 ACHATINA (2) able seaman