Seafaring career papers of William Ford, engineer, Ellerman Lines.



Career papers of William Ford (born 16 March 1917), engineer, Ellerman Lines. Discharge books. Certificate of competency (First Class Engineer). British Seaman's card. Menu Christmas Day 1940 on board City of Manila. Passenger lists and itinerary, City of Pretoria (1953) and City of Chicago (1952) with photograph of ship and listing W Ford as Chief Engineer. 'Co-ordinated ship control to be operated on board vessels', Ellerman Lines Dec 1970, shows crew command structure and duties. Ellerman Line calendar 1953 with illustrations.