Ragnar Paulsen

The information on registered seafarers is not in all cases complete. As new sources are studied, information on engagements and medals etc. will be added to some of the already registered seafarers.

Date of birth

February 3, 1922

Parents

Georg Harald og Reidun Paulsen

Gender

Male

Nationality

Norway flaggNorway

Birthplace

USA

Place of living

Jørpeland pr Stavanger

County

Rogaland

Other

  • Participant in WW2
  • Ex gratia-arkivet:

    Registernummer under krigen: London 45877, NY 4277.

    Til Det norske Luftvåpen i Canada 20. januar 1941, nr 362.

    Brev fra Ragnar Paulsen 22. mai 1975: "I was on the Schoolship Christian Radich summer 1939 no, 28 to New York, [...] England, When i returned I was hired out by the Vangenlinjen in Oslo to the s/s Lindvangen which was sailing out of New Orleans on the boxide run signed on for 18 months [...] but served only 14 months due to the fact I joined Luftforsvaret in Toronto."

    Certificate of Honour: "Presented to Ragnar Paulsen for having obtained the highest proficiency in all subjects on fifty-two Wireless Air Gunner's Course ... Dated this 17th. day of May nineteen hundred and forty three".

    Kanadisk statsborger fra april 1948.

    Sources

    RA/S-3545/G/Gg