1917 – 1947

SHORTS BOYS | These are the men, women and boys who worked for Short Brothers

ARTHUR HENRY CROWE by Alan Crowe..

“My wife’s uncle was born in 1909 and became an apprentice electrical fitter in the Chatham Dockyard.

He moved to Shorts and followed them to Belfast and travelled the world for Shorts.

Later became a director of the Company. He retired and lived in Belfast.”

Bombardier (Shorts) Ltd of Belfast 2016
Bombardier (Shorts) Ltd of Belfast 2016

My adopted father was William Stephen Sargison who was a draughtsman at Shorts until the firm moved to Belfast. My guess is that he joined Shorts after leaving school. He died in 1962.”

The DRAUGHTMANS OFFICE SAYS ‘NO’ TO BELFAST
The DRAUGHTMANS OFFICE SAYS ‘NO’ TO BELFAST

SHORTS BOYS