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John Turnbull M.B.E., M.I.N.A.
1874 Born, son of Peter Turnbull, of Sunderland.
At sea as Engineer on the Cairn Line
Chief Draughtsman, Parsons Marine Turbine Co., Ltd., Wallsend-on-Tyne, for 15 years
Vickers, Ltd., on Sir James McKecknie's staff.
1915 General Manager, National Factory, Lancaster