From an original postcard purchased onboard the liner. For me it was my first voyage for the ship it was her last.
I joined as 3rd Radio Officer on the 18th January 1958, full of anticipation my
first Atlantic voyage. Suspicion was aroused when there were no passengers onboard.
19th January 1958 . QTP Inverkeithing Scotland and the breakers yard 20th January
The radio room and radio officer accommodation was in a stand alone deck housing between the funnel and the Bridge. My first and only QSO was a TR with Northforeland Radio/GNF using an IMR 81/83 transmitter with anIMR 54 receiver.