David Greenman

David Greenman began working on the books, which were the forerunners of Jane's Merchant Ships thirty-nine years ago. He worked as assistant to Talbot-Booth, who originated these books in the early 'thirties. Talbot-Booth specialised in ship recognition and, in 1956, he founded the Ship Recognition Corps. This is a volunteer organisation that aims to teach its members the principles of merchant ship recognition. David Greenman has been the director of the Corps for the past seventeen years and...See more