Capt. George William Spiller

Service Record

From

To

HMS Worcester

1923

1925

New Zealand Shipping Co

Apprentice & 4th Officer

1925

1929

Joined Clan Line

1929


Clan MacPherson

4th Officer

1929


Clan Macbean

3rd Officer

1930


Clan Farquhar

3rd Officer

1933

1936

Clan MacBrayne

2nd Officer

1938


Samfield

Chief Officer

1943


Promoted Master

1954


Clan MacKinlay

1954


Clan MacKendrick

1955

1956

Clan Sinclair

1957


Clan Ross

1957


Clan Forbes

1958


Clan Davidson

1959

1960

Scottish Eagle

1960

1961

Clan Brodie

1961

1962

Scottish Ptarmigan

1963

1964

Clan MacDonald

1964

1965

Clan Malcolm

1966

1967

Clan MacInnes

1968

1969

Clan MacIntyre

1969

1971

Died

1979


Clan Malcolm at Aden by John Stobart


My father Captain G.W.Spiller was master on her 1966/7 and was presented with this lovely picture of the ship when he left.

It now has pride of place on our wall along with many of my own ships.

Posted on Facebook by Brian Spiller

Capt and Mrs Spiller on Clan Davidson in 1960

As 3rd Officer on Clan Farquhar 1933 - 1936

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