Papers of Gilbert Hawick

Scope and Content

  • Gilbert Hawick's Continuous Certificate of Discharge book, 1931-1952;
  • Gilbert Hawick's prisoner of war diary, 1940-1944;
  • Gilbert Hawick's Member's Contribution Book - National Union of Seamen, 1952-1956;
  • Gilbert Hawick's Seaman's Record Book and Certificates of Discharge, 1952-1963;
  • Copy of letter from A. M. Peill, Ben Line Public Relations, to relative of Gilbert Hawick, 1987.

Administrative / Biographical History

Gilbert Hawick was captured by the Germans and interned in the Marlag u Milag Nord prisoner of war camp after the sinking of his ship,  Benavon II.

Arrangement

Arranged chronologically within record series.