them at the rail any time on the voyage. Possibly the last time ever, to be played on the SS 'Nerissa'. It was reported that Captain.R. I remember catching a quick glimpse of Dad and telling my brothers of having seen him, before we were again hustled off out of sight and away. The menu was much to our like, offering Sugared Rice Crispies, eggs, bacon, fried tomatoes, pancakes, kippers and oily bloaters with their heads still. 'Nerissa' 6 days prior to Rev. No doubt he was there to act should calamity befall us and bring comfort to the needy, whomever they may be at the time. Predeceased by his brothers, Maurice, and Gordon, in England, he leaves behind Cathy, his loving wife, best friend and companion of 50 years; son, Gordon; daughters, Jacqueline, Gail, Joanne and son-in-law Mark; grandchildren, Colin, Dylan, Mathew and Jenna Sedgwick. Different, was the need for the Matron. Edgware, Middlesex jones, Bryan Sidney Powell 8 M England C of E Mission,.C. The worst was yet to come. Many children were sent to relatives in these countries but most were taken in by foster families. The speed.5 knots we could compare to the 'Queen Mary the 'Hood 'Bismark.T. I have also read since (in "This England Magazine, Spring of '84) that we were attacked but our bucking ship, bow to the heavens one minute and waving its screws the next, rose at the right time to let the torpedo pass below our stern.