Roy Kennedy

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02/07/2014 - 20:14 Wonderful reading of all the different memories. My father served his apprenticeship with Anglo Saxon Petroleum, later serving with Eagle Oil, where he was very happy. My uncle and great uncle also served in Shell Tankers, and I applied for an apprenticeship but failed the medical. Keep this site alive, it is essential that students of maritime and social history are aware of what life at sea was really like.

Sailor

Period Tanker Job Details Action
1938 to 1941 Cardium (2) apprentice my father was an apprentice.
1944 Empire Traveller 2nd officer my father was 2nd officer.

Anecdotes

Tanker Anecdote Post date Updated date Action
Cardium (2)

My father Kenneth N.

09/07/2013 - 16:56 03/26/2018 - 20:38
Empire Norseman

My father Kenneth N.

11/02/2013 - 20:14 03/26/2018 - 20:40
Empire Traveller

My father Kenneth N.

09/07/2013 - 17:11 03/26/2018 - 20:38
Horn Shell (2)

My Dad Ken Kennedy sailed as an apprentice deck officer i

02/12/2014 - 20:20 03/26/2018 - 20:40
San Cipriano

Update to my previous anecdote.

02/07/2014 - 20:04 03/26/2018 - 20:40
San Cipriano

My dad, Ken Kennedy was 3rd mate on the Cipriano when she

10/13/2013 - 12:35 03/26/2018 - 20:40
San Roberto

My Dad Ken Kennedy joined San Roberto in Grangemoutn on 4

02/07/2014 - 20:29 03/26/2018 - 20:40
San Veronico

Ken Kennedy, (my Dad) joined San Veronico in North Shield

04/13/2014 - 11:00 03/26/2018 - 20:42
Simnia

An uncle, Frank Kennedy sailed in Simnia, I believe as an

03/17/2014 - 23:18 03/26/2018 - 20:40