Eugene Francis Quin

From the General Botha Old Boys Association Muster List

After Bothie Eugene went to sea as Cadet on Tramp Vessels and in 1936 he joined Clan Line as Third Officer.

Was torpedoed in 1939 in the Atlantic.

During WWII he joined the Royal Navy as a Navigation Officer and was alter promoted in Lieutenant on the Anti-Submarine ships.

1945-46 Eugene attended Natal University and from 1947 to 1971 he was branch manager and a director of Bowater Paper Company.

He then joined S.A. Neon which was subsequently taken over by Claude Neon TLD where he was the Marketing Executive for 26 years.

Retired 1997.

Deceased 24/02/2004.

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