From B&C Review  June 1960

Duncan B Abercromby

CBE

Service Record

From

To

2nd Class Steam Certificate

1/1928


Joined Union-Castle

10/9/1928


Int 7th Engineer

1928


1st Class Steam

Certificate

5/1932


1st Class Motor

Endorsement

1936


Arundel Castle

Jnr 2nd Engineer

1939


Capetown Castle

Jnr 2nd Engineer

12/1939

7/1946

Bloemfontein Castle

Chief Engineer

2/1951

1954

Pendennis Castle

Chief Engineer

1958


Windsor Castle

Chief Engineer

1960

1/1965

Pretoria Castle

Chief Engineer

2/1965

3/1965

Transvaal Castle

Chief Engineer

4/1965

6/1965

Retired

27/11/1965


Died

24 August 1971

Aged 70

Clansman - October 1971

This article states that he was appointed to Capetown Castle in 1928.

This is clearly an error as this ship did not enter service for another 10 years.

Review - February 1966

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