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Donald Power
16th April 2014, 04:23 AM
Donald Power Discharge Book Number
R 553574 Department
Catering Your Rank/Rating
Ass Steward, Ass Cook Which Ships were you on and When
SS Dan-y-Bryn 1951/52
SS Jellicoe Rose 1952
SS Themston 1952
MT Duchess of Athens 1952/53
SS Argyle 1953
SS Afon Morlais 1953
MV British Splendour 1953
MV Pontfield 1953/54
MV La Estancia 1954/55
STS Capulus 1955
SS Sir David II 1955
MV Sydenham 1955/56
SS Firelight1956
T2 Hyrcania 1956/57
MV Thomas Hardie 1957
RFA Wave Baron 1957/58
SS Barford1958
MV Mitcham 1958/59 Notes:
Left MN in 1959 to join the army. Royal Signals.

Doc Vernon
16th April 2014, 04:36 AM
Hello Donald
Thank you for joining and listing your Ships and info!
Hope that you have a long and fruitful stay here with all of us on Board!
Nice Line up of Ships there can we therefore expect some good Yarns of days gone by,both in the MNavy and Royal Signals!

Des Taff Jenkins
16th April 2014, 06:04 AM
Hi Donald.
Welcome to the site hope you find some of your old shipmates on board. I was an AB on the RFA Wave Baron but it was in 1952.
Cheers Des


16th April 2014, 06:28 AM
canny few ships bonny lad ....nice to sea a few geordie colliers....regards cappy

len mazza
19th April 2014, 11:02 AM
Hi Donald,I was Jellico Rose for 11 days in '56, cabin boy,Goole, Shoreham, Goole.

Donald Power
20th April 2014, 01:01 AM
Hi Len.
Thanks for your email, it was a long time ago I was on the Jellicoe Rose as a cabin boy, but from what I remember 11 days on board was quite enough.