What entries should be made in a seaman’s UK discharge book at the time of discharge?

(1) Ship’s name; (2) port of choice; (3) gross tonnage; (4) official number; (5) description of voyage (e. g. “unlimited” or “near-coastal”); (6) capacity in which seaman has been employed in ship; (7) date on which seaman began to be employed; and (8) date and place of seaman’s discharge.

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A seaman employed in a UK ship is being left behind at a foreign port (e. g. in hospital, or absent without leave). How should the seaman be discharged?

How should a seaman be discharged from the Crew Agreement at the end of his tour of duty in a UK ship ?