William Lawrence Shinn
|William Lawrence Shinn|
September 3rd. 1898|
|Died||December 23rd/24th. 1941|
|Cause of death||Shuntien II sunk after torpedo attack.|
|Joined CNCo service||May 6th. 1920.|
May 6th. 1920. Joined CNCo. on Agreement with 2nd Mate's Certificate. Employed as 2/M as required on the company's vessels.
December 7th. 1922. Obtained 1st. Mate's Certificate. Promoted Chief Officer on April 21st 1923.
April 3rd. 1926 until December 27th 1926. On home leave.
September 24th. 1927. Obtained his Master's certificate No. 4619 in Hong Kong. Promoted Master on November 17th 1928, being then employed as Master for the rest of his service with CNCo.