List of White Star Line ships that William McMaster Murdoch served on

William McMaster Murdoch served as a ships officer for the White star Line from 30th June 1899 until 15th April 1912 when he died in his line of duty, serving as 1st Officer of Titanic, in the Titanic disaster. He was born in Dalbeattie, Scotland on 28th February 1873. The source of most of the following is from the records kept within White Star Line’s Officers Books (via findmypast.co.uk), and various pages on this website and TitanicPages.com:

Medic – serving as 4th Officer from 30th June 1899 until April 1900.
Medic – serving as 3rd Officer from April 1900 until June 1901.
Runic – serving as 2nd Officer from June 1901 until June 1903.
Arabic – serving as 2nd Officer from June 1903 until 24th May 1904.
Celtic – serving as 1st Officer from 24th May 1904 until November 1904.
Oceanic – serving as 2nd Officer from November 1904 until February 1906.
Cedric – serving as 1st Officer from February 1906 until 9th May 1906.
Oceanic – serving as 1st Officer from 9th May 1906 until April 1907.
Adriatic – serving as 1st Officer from April 1907 until 23rd May 1911.
Olympic – serving as 1st Officer from April 1907 until 23rd May 1911.
Titanic – serving as Chief Officer from 19th March 1912 until 10th April 1912.

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