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Name: Cameron, A McP
Role: Author (of NZMI article)
Abstract: Author of article Of Shoes and Ships and Sealing Wax published 1984

Source: New Zealand Marine News 1984 Volume 34 Number 2   Pages 38-45
Title:Of Shoes and Ships and Sealing Wax
Article Abstract:A long letter from Alex Cameron detailing his life at sea between 1933 and 1962. Alex joined the RNVR, attempted to stow away on a whale factory ship, sailed with Port Line, New Zealand Shipping Company, the Union Company and others, ending as Bosun's mate on the RANGINUI. The article includes a prolog by Jack Churchouse on the subject of mariners committing themselves to paper.

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