Robert Hind

Information from T.S. "General Botha" Old Boys Association web site:

T.S. "General Botha", Gordons Bay, 1954/55, cadet no.1884

Ports Safety Officer. 4 years later promoted to Head Office in Wellington as Research Officer in Industrial

1956 joined Clan Line Steamers. "A large chunk of my life in what became British & Commonwealth Line was in tramp ships of King Line."

1962 joined Union Steamship Company of New Zealand.

1964 returned to S.A. and joined S.A.R. & H rising to Tug Master

1970 returned to N.Z. Port Employers Association as a Relations.

1976 returned to S.A. Joined Rennies Stevedoring as superintendent in Durban.

Three and a half years later joined the S.A> Navy as a Lt CDR. Naval Pilot, Assistant Naval Harbour Master and OC of SAS Somerset.

1984 appointed Naval Harbour Master, Simon's Town. Bronze service & general service medals, C of DF commendation. 2002 retired from S.A. Navy and 2003 returned to New Zealand

Clan Line Home Page
Home Page   Email the Site     The Group Register   Previous Page Next Page Clan Line Home Page