William Allwen Purse


Service Record

From

To

Balmoral Castle

9th Engineer

2/1924

3/1924

Grantully Castle

6th Engineer

3/1924

5/1924

Kildonan Castle

8th Engineer

6/1924

8/1925

Kildonan Castle

Jnr 7th Engineer

8/1925

12/1925

Kildonan Castle

Snr 7th Engineer

1/1926

2/1926

Kildonan Castle

Jnr 7th Engineer

3/1926

10/1926

Armadale Castle

Jnr 7th Engineer

10/1926

9/1927

Armadale Castle

8th Engineer

9/1927

10/1927

Armadale Castle

Jnr 6th Engineer

1/1928

7/1928

Edinburgh Castle

Jnr 6th Engineer

7/1928

9/1928

Dunluce Castle

6th Engineer

9/1928

12/1928

2nd Class Steam Certificate

2/1929


Dunluce Castle

5th Engineer

2/1929

5/1929

Dunluce Castle

4th Engineer

5/1929

8/1929

Dromore Castle

3rd Engineer

9/1929

2/1931

1st Class Steam

Certificate

4/1931


Bampton Castle

3rd Engineer

5/1931

5/1931

Dromore Castle

3rd Engineer

7/1931

3/1932

Windsor Castle

Jnr 5th Engineer

4/1932

12/1933

Windsor Castle

Int 5th Engineer

12/1933

4/1934

Kenilworth Castle

Snr 5th Engineer

4/1934

11/1935

Arundel Castle

Snr 5th Engineer

11/1935

3/1936

Armadale Castle

4th Engineer

3/1936

4/1936

Windsor Castle

4th Engineer

5/1936

8/1936

Windsor Castle

Jnr 2nd Engineer

9/1936

5/1937

Stirling Castle

Snr 3rd Engineer

5/1937

6/1937

1st Class Motor

Endorsement

5/1938


Richmond Castle

2nd Engineer

1938

8/1942

Sunk

Chief Engineer

Cargo Service

5/1944


Kenya Castle

Chief Engineer

12/1951

9/1956

Kenilworth Castle

Chief Engineer

12/1956

12/1956

Arundel Castle

Chief Engineer

1/1957

2/1957

Rhodesia Castle

Chief Engineer

3/1957

1/1958

Arundel Castle

Chief Engineer

3/1958

10/1958

Edinburgh Castle

Chief Engineer

7/1961

10/1961

Capetown Castle

Chief Engineer

11/1961

1/1966

Retired

3/1966


Review - April 1966

There are clearly some gaps in his service history

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