Martho Karinius Andersen

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Date of birth

August 29, 1885

Date of death

June 8, 1965

Parents

Olaves og Emma Thommessen

Gender

Male

Nationality

Norway flaggNorway

Birthplace

Tønsberg

Place of living

Edinburgh

County

VestfoldUtlandet

Enlistment district

Rank

HvalfangerSekretær

Other

  • Ex gratia-arkivet:

    Registernummer under krigen: 38399 London.

    Fartstid før krigen:

    "Last 20 years, Secretary on Floating Whaling Factories."

    Følgende sertifikat utstedt av Chr. Salvesen & Co. Leith:

                                                                                          Leith, 16th. January 1953.

    TO WHOM IT MAY COCERN:-

                                          Martho Andersen, Born 29.8.85.

    This is to certify that the above-named served With th Fl.F. "Svend Foyn" Antarctic Whaling Expedition Which was under Our management for account of the Ministry of Food from 23.10.40 to 28.5.41.

    Mr. Andersen thereafter served in Our Office as a clerk until he was repatriated to Norway per s.s. "Saluta" which vessel sailed from Leith on 5th. August, 1945.

                                                                                         Yours faithfully                                                                                                                                            PRO CHR: SALVESEN & CO.                                                                                                                         JJ Smith (sign)                                                                                                                                             Deck Superintendent

     

     

     

     

     

     

     

     

     

    Sources

    RA/S-3545/G/Gg