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Looking for my Grand Dads Papers
Posted by Robert James Gillespie on 2004/06/11

Hi My Name Robert (BOB) James Gillespie I am currently searching for some info On my Grand Dad (John Albert Gillespie), I have some very vague information from some family on his Place and date of birth and death. Presumed He is from GLASGOW, BORN 1880. He came to South Africa in the 1900's and he died Around 1970's. He was a PETTY OFFICER in the Merchant/Royal Navy and Captained a Contingent of Ships to South Africa or Visa versa of which there was a book Written on this manouver. He was also known as the WIRE HEAD TERRIER. Please let me know if you are able to help. Yours sincerely BOB