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1949 Obituary 
"...He received his early education at the Fairfield Secondary School, Glasgow, and continued his technical training at the Royal Technical College, Glasgow. His apprenticeship was served with the London and Glasgow Shipbuilding and Engineering Company, Ltd., at Govan..." Read more.