Sad passing away of Ex 3rd Off Nick Gemmekin

Thanks to John Howarth.

Nick passed away in hospital on Sunday 14th February. He sailed as 3rd Off during the late 70’s and 80’s
The funeral will be held on Friday 26th February.
Details of the funeral will be posted on the announcement page of the Sunderland Echo website this week.

(RG – currently in Malaysia and not very good connections from where I am – John H will update on the messageboard when he has further news).