Date: 2007-06-22 15:15:13
Jennifer Jamieson (
email@example.com / no homepage) wrote:
My father was Bosun on the Rangitiki.He died in Hamburg whilst still
employed by the New Zealand Shipping Line in the late fifties.His name was
Robert Jamieson from Edinburgh Scotland.
78 Date: 2007-06-17 18:27:54
James A.M. Macdonald (
firstname.lastname@example.org / no homepage) wrote:
I sailed on the old lady as 7th. 6th. 5th and 4th between 1957 and 1960.
J.P.R Williams was the chief engineer, A.E Lettington was Captain. Very
happy times long missed
77 Date: 2007-04-22 23:08:40
J SHORT (
Js006c7664@blueyonder.co.uk / no homepage) wrote:
I was an A.B on the Rangitiki in 1957,and also on the
Rhuahine,Cambridge,and the Wharanui on the M.A.N.Z run,was ten years at
sea and loved every minute of it,this is a grand site and cant wait to see
it when it gets bigger.
76 Date: 2007-03-30 23:03:36
Donald Ritchie (
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Welcome to the aged 66 Clan. They say 70 is the new 60, so we've got a
while to go yet. Regards.
75 Date: 2007-03-09 19:45:19
firstname.lastname@example.org / no homepage) wrote:
My Grandfather (John Duffy) Sailed on one of these boats and I have a
tankard with the ships crest and his name and birthday engraved onto it -
we had many photos of the ship which have unfortunately been lost over the
years. We also had slides showing the many places my grandfather visited
whilst serving on the ship.
74 Date: 2007-03-02 12:11:55
HEATHER RAMSAY (
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Hello, interesting site... my mother and her sister left Poland to go to
NZ from England 1938/39 on the RANGATIKI it is very hard to find out much
during this time... her name is Ursula Margarete Wolf her sister Trutale
It would be great to find out more about this trip ...hope someone has
73 Date: 2007-02-27 11:46:27
R D Wheeler (
firstname.lastname@example.org / no homepage) wrote:
Very well organized and personable site. Thoroughly enjoyed visiting.
Great tribute to your father's life.
brian jessop (
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ex royal mail QM passenger and cargo first ship LOCH RYAN discharge no
R626855 20/4/55 exelent site well put together i shall return
71 Date: 2007-02-11
Brian Lee (
firstname.lastname@example.org / no homepage) wrote:
Hello - my name is Brian Lee, and I was in the catering department of the
RMS Rangitiki from March 1955 to August 1960 when I joined BOAC (later
BRITISH AIRWAYS). I am still in touch with Ken Wilkenson, Ricky Andrews,
Fred Bloomfield, and Keith Brown. I would enjoy hearing from anyone of
70 Date: 2007-02-11
Noel Martin (
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Engineer (electrical) voyages 83 & 84 Nov 1960 till May 1961