Brian Anthony Owen
|Brian Anthony Owen|
February 20th 1932.|
|Died||September 26th. 2008.|
|Employer||China Navigation Co.|
|Spouse(s)||Annie Chan Pao-tsing.|
|Joined CNCo service||March 24th 1958.|
March 24th.1958. Joined C.N.Co. on a 2 year agreement, with his 1st. Mate's Certificate of Competency No. 78182 issued in London on September 24th. 1956. Apprenticeship served with various companies including Kentships and H. Hogarth.
July 30th. 1959. On reserve and study leave in Hong Kong, obtaining his Master's Certificate of Competency No. 5597 on November 26th. 1959.
December 8th 1964. Proceeded on Home Leave.
July 8th. 1965. Returning from leave stood by the Yunnan IV as 1st Mate, sailing on her as 1st Mate then on September 17th as Master, Being promoted to Master on December 28th 1965. Sailed as Master on the Papuan Chief I, Wanliu III, and Yochow III, proceeding on Home Leave on May 4th. 1968.
January 23rd. 1975. Proceeded on Home Leave.
June 30th. 1975. On return from leave he transferred to Swire Pacific Offshore and sailing as Master on the offshore supply vessels, until retirement in the mid 1980's