James (Jas.) Morrison
|James (Jas.) Morrison|
June 17th. 1894.|
December 27th. 1936.|
|Cause of death||Drowning.|
|Relatives||Wm. B. Morrison. - brother.|
|Joined CNCo service||June 23rd.1934.|
Served a 5 & 1/2 year apprenticeship at the Wallace Foundry, Dundee. Previous seagoing employment, 18 years experience with various companies on steam and diesel powered vessels.
June 23rd. 1934. Joined C.N.Co. in Hong Kong. not on Agreement. In possession of 1st Class Certificate of Competency (Steam) No. 60009, issued on March 23rd. 1923. with Motor endorsement issued on October 3rd. 1927.
December 21st. 1936. Joined the Soochow II as 2/E.
December 27th. 1936. His body was discovered about 4.00 a.m. at Tongku. Death caused by drowning.