Lou De Leeuw

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09/29/2008 - 19:50 I am now 78 years old But you never forget your first ship. The MACUBA Monsterrol 20-11-50. Old Diesels with air injection and always a lot of problems. You always had to turn the airventilation.Verry hot. But I learned a lot .Mine old second eng had a fight with two japanese warships.They hit one ship in the funnel. Afterwards I shift over to the Dutch VNS .Than I became a chief eng in the Dutch Children Hospital. Succes with the side
08/17/2007 - 16:19 I have been sailing as an aprentice on the Mirza Later on as a 5th eng. from 15/6/51 till 9/11/54 My age is now 76 years . Greetings to all friends Lou
11/21/2004 - 18:58 4th engineer heavy job with the heavy oil onn the job from 30/08/55 till 24/11/55


Period Tanker Job Details Action
1950 to 1951 Macuba apprentice engineer My first ship after the school.
1951 to 1954 Mirza 5th engineer