Neil Alister MacBeth Mackay
From the General Botha Old Boys Association Muster List
Went to the Pacific in 1945 in a hospital ship as Cadet.
Other Cadet was Denys Pitcher, Cadet 1316.
Stayed on with Union Castle until early fifties.
Joined Durban Fire Department as a Rookie, moved around a bit.
Did 31 years as a Fire Fighters. Final 5 years as Chief Fire Officer, Pietermaritzburg.
Retired in 1983 at age 55.
Qualified and moved into the world of properties with Southern Life for 10 years.
Died of cancer 8th March 1996.