Michael Van Der Meer
From the General Botha Old Boys Association Muster List
After Bothie sailed with Union Castle, Clan Line, Safmarine and Unicorn.
Then two years experience fishing for Crayfish in the Southern Ocearn and from St Helena Island.
Joined Portnet and served as Mate and Master on Harbour Tugs in Durban, Mossel Bay and Port Elizabeth and Harbour Pilot in Durban and Walvis Bay.
Appointed Port Captain of Walvis Bay, Namibia, in 1994.