Elder Dempster Lines

Steve New

Testimony

Read Steve New's interview

Steve was a Cadet Officer at Elder Dempster Lines

Steve New

Steve New began working for Elder Dempsters in 1962 as an Indentured Deck Officer Apprentice.

In his interview, Steve talks about those early days in the engine room, the dangers of cleaning wheelhouse windows and about why Steve joined the Merchant Navy.

Take a look at Steve's aide-mémoire to his memoirs related to the Patani.

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