MERCANTILE MARINE WAR MEDAL to Gomer Emlyn THOMAS from Birkenhead. Later First Mate

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    GOMER E.THOMAS


    Gomer Emlyn Thomas


    Born Birkenhead 1900


    Served in the Mercantile Marine as an apprentice in WW1


    Awarded his Certificate of Competency as Second Mate of a foreign-going ship 5/4/22


    Awarded his Certificate of Competency as First Mate of a foreign-going ship 10/3/26


    In WW2 a Gomer Emlyn Thomas was commissioned Acting Pilot Officer RAF 29/4/41 & was then commissioned Temporary Lieut RNR 26/9/42 - all apparently the same man


    Died Denbigh South, Wales 1996



    With copies of his WW1 Board of Trade Photo-Identity Card, 2 Certificates of Competency (2nd & 1st Mate), London Gazette details & supporting documentation


    Condition: NEF