Des Brookes

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12/23/2018 - 16:08 Dear All Sailed with Shell Tankers from 1969 -1985. Now fully retired from employment. Though still interested in the marine industry as I made more good friends at sea than ashore. Seafarers are a cut above the rest. Best regards Des Brookes
06/21/2009 - 13:16 Dear All My time at sea was from 1969-1985 with Shell Tankers(UK)Ltd and then with Texaco in 1990, UBC/Bank Line from 1991-1993 and 1997-1999. Personnel Officer with BIS(IOM)Ltd 1999-2002. Now working for Bernhard Schulte (IOM)Ship Management. Look forward to making contact with seafarers fom the past. Great days at sea. Best regards Des



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I joined the Ebalina in September 1980 as Chief Steward. I remember when C/0 Mike Barkes joined the vessel a couple of weeks after me.

12/27/2018 - 13:13

I must have enjoyed the Humilaria, as I joined the vessel on 11th May 1972 and left on 1st May 1973.

12/27/2018 - 13:14

I worked with Captain Bramley, who was resident Master on the Serenia.

06/21/2009 - 14:13