Ed Punchard

ED PUNCHARD, CHIEF MATE
-Second in command of the Turpentine, watch officer of night shift
-Feared/respected by the crew
-older british guy, small and frail-looking with a deliberately cultivated personal presence
-Doesn’t drink coffee; “it weakens the mind”
-Doesn’t like the insurers
-Worked with Sabapathy for 14 years, previously worked an oil rig
-Took a swing at Diamond but didn’t hurt him, (possible loss of ‘face’ with Lee Soo?)

-his copy of the manifest differs from the official one

Ed Punchard

Murder, They Rolled pyjams