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General Secretaries of the National Union of Railwaymen, 1913-1990


J.E. Williams

James Edwin Williams

1913-1916


(previously General Secretary of the
Amalgamated Society of Railway Servants)
J.H. Thomas

James Henry (Jimmy) Thomas

1916-1931

C.T. Cramp

Concemore Thomas (Charlie) Cramp

1931-1933

John Marchbank

John Marchbank

1933-1943

John Benstead

John Benstead

1943-1947

 Jim Figgins

Jim Figgins

1947-1953

Jim Campbell

Jim Campbell

1953-1957

 Sidney Greene

Sidney F. Greene

1957-1975

Sidney Weighell

Sidney Weighell

1975-1983

 Jimmy Knapp

Jimmy Knapp

1983-1990


(General Secretary of the National Union of Rail, Maritime
and Transport Workers (RMT) between 1990-2001)