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MERCHANT NAVY
The Crew Of S.S. Ceramic on her last Voyage
All of whom are commemorated by name on the Tower Hill War Memorial, London.

CHARLES HENRY LUTTMAN.

PORTER.   AGE 18
Son of Charles Henry and Beatrice Luttman, of Knowsley, Lancashire.

S.S. Ceramics Firemen

A Photograph of the SS Ceramic's firemen on an earlier voyage,
At the back is James Caffery, shirtless on the left is Ray Arthur

If you can name any of the others in this picture please contact Me

WILLIAM MAHONEY.

FIREMAN.  AGE 24

LAWRENCE GREGORY LUTTON

TRIMMER.   AGE 17.

CHARLES PETER MAGEE.

STEWARD.   AGE 28.
Son of Mr. and Mrs. W.N. Magee, of Clerkenwell, London

JOHN EDWARD MALONE.

FIREMAN.   AGE 24.

DAVID MARSHALL.

ABLE SEAMAN.   AGE 27.
Son of Edmund and Margaret Marshall.
Husband of Elizabeth Marshall, of Everton, Lancashire

THOMAS JAMES DEASE ASSISTANT STEWARD. AGE 21
Son of Thomas and Elizabeth Dease;
Husband of Hannah Ellen Dease, of Liverpool.

Thomas John Cahill

Thomas John Cahill taken in 1942
(Photo courtesy of
John Howard Upton (Nephew)) 

FRANCIS NICHOLAS MARSHALL.

STEWARD.   AGE 36.
Son of Francis Leopold and Martha (Nee Nicholas) MARSHALL of Liverpool
Wife of Eva Ada (Nee Savage) MARSHALL,
6 Beech Grove, Liverpool.

JAMES CAFFERY.

FIREMAN.   AGE 22.
Son of Christopher and Esther Caffery, of Liverpool.
Husband of Mary Caffrey.

THOMAS JOHN CAHILL.

ORDINARY SEAMAN.   AGE 18.
Son of Thomas Joseph and Ethel Mary Cahill of 34 Marmion Avenue, Bootle..

DAVID ORRY CAINE.

BOOTS.   AGE 31.
Son of Hugh Stanley and Isabel Caine.
Husband of Hannah Caine, of Oak Road, Hale, Cheshire.

FRANK HENRY CAINE.

BAKER.   AGE 22.
Son of James and Edith Caine, of Walton. Liverpool.

ALBERT JOHN CASSINGHAM.

ENGINEER OFFICER.   AGE 24.
9th Son of Albert John and Emily Cassingham.

JAMES ARTHUR CHALMERS.

SAILOR.   AGE 20.
Son of Alex J. and Devina Chalmers, of Peterhead, Aberdeenshire.

James Arthur Chalmers

James Arthur Chalmers
(Photo courtesy of Michael Rennie (nephew.))

THOMAS WILLIAM CHEETHAM.

FIREMAN.   AGE 47.

ARTHUR CHESHIRE.

PURSER’S CLERK.   AGE 34.
Son of Thomas and Olive Cheshire.
Husband of Maud Mary Cheshire, of Harlesden, Middlesex

HARRY CHIDGEY.

CARPENTERS MATE.   AGE 26.
Son of Harry and Kate Chidgey, of Wadebridge, Cornwall.

LESLEY CLARE.

ORDINARY SEAMAN.   AGE 17.
Son of Thomas and Anne Clare, of Liverpool.

WILLIAM EVAN CLARK.

SECOND OFFICER.   AGE 32.
Son of William and Eleanor Evelyn Clark.
Husband of Norah Evelyn Clark, of Durban, Natal, South Africa.
MASTER MARINER, MERCHANT NAVY.

MICHEAL JOSEPH CLEARY.

FIREMAN.   AGE 33.

SYDNEY HERBERT CLEARY.

COOK.  AGE 23.
Son of George E. and Maria Rogers.

SYDNEY JAMES CORMACK.

ABLE SEAMAN.   AGE 21.
Son of George and Margaret Cormack, of Woodside, Aberdeen.

PETER COWIE.

SAILOR.   AGE 25.
Son of Mr. and Mrs. Alexander Coeie, of Buckie, Banffshire.

DENNIS COLSTON CRIDLAND.

ABLE SEAMAN.   AGE 31.
Son of Joseph Henry and Kate Cridland.

DUGALD CURRIE.

STEWARD.   AGE 37.

JOSEPH DAMIAN.

ASSISTANT STEWARD.  AGE 41.
Son of Ionta and Elizabeth Damiano, of Heswell, Cheshire.

ALAN CHARLES DAY.

3rd REFRIDGERATOR ENGINEER.   AGE 20.
Son of Charles Henry Day, A.M.I., Mech. E., and Maud Eugenie Day, of Thornton Heath, Surrey.

RAYMOND VICTOR DEELEY.

ASSISTANT STEWARD.   AGE 20.
Son of Jesse and Clara Deeley, of Northfield, Birmingham.

THOMAS DEVINE.

GREASER.   AGE 33.
Son of Thomas and Emma Devine.
Husband of Elizabeth Devine, of Bootle, Lancashire.

JOHN WILLIAM DODD.

STEWARD.   AGE 55.
Husband of Gwendoline Dodd, of Llandudno, Caernarvonshire.

SIDNEY ARTHUR FRANK DODSON.

STEWARD.   AGE 22.
Son of Joseph G. and Violet E. Dodson, of Great Yarmouth, Norfolk.

DOUGLAS DORIAN.

TRIMMER.   AGE 21.
Son of William and Elizabeth Dorian.

WILLIAM DOWNES.

LEADING SEAMAN.   AGE 25.
Son of James and Ellen Downes, of Seaforth, Liverpool.

William Downes
(Photo  courtesy of Dave Walsh
(Nephew
))

SAMUEL ARTHUR DRINKWATER.

ASSISTANT STEWARD.   AGE 18.
Son of Arther Samuel and Ada 
Drinkwater of Allerton,
Liverpool 18

WALTER DUNBAR.

STEWARD.   AGE 32.

JAMES DUNN.

TRIMMER.   AGE 43.
Husband of Elizabeth Margaret Dunn, of Liverpool.

AMY LOUISA ELLIS.

STEWARDESS.   AGE 66.
Daughter of Alfred and Catherine Taylor.
Wife of Frank Ellis, of Shadwell, London.

GEORGE ENNIS.

FIREMAN.   AGE 37.

DONALD STANLEY FLEMING.

ASSISTANT STEWARD.   AGE 35.

WILLIAM LOGAN FOSTER.

MASTER.   AGE 58.

WILLIAM JAMES FALLOWS.

STEWARD.   AGE 35.
Son of Cornelius and Susannah Fallows, of Liverpool.

FREDERICK CHARLES FELTON.

STEWARD.   AGE 36.
Son of George and Mary Felton.
Husband of Aimee Felton, of Waterloo. Liverpool.

HENRY JAMES FITCH.

ENGINEER OFFICER.   AGE 34.
8th Son of Henry Cranthorne Fitch and Beatrice May Fitch, of Kensington, London.

DANIEL FLANAGAN.

FIREMAN.   AGE 31.
Son of William and Hellen Flanagan.
Husband of Alice Flanagan, of Cardiff.

DAVID CHARLES FLEWITT.

ASSISTANT STEWARD.   AGE 30.
Son of Charles and Mary Anne Flewitt.
Husband of Christine Flewitt, of Crosby, Lancashire.

HERBERT FOTHERGILL.

3rd RADIO OFFICER.   AGE 33.
Son of John and Florence Fothergill.
Husband of Norah Fothergill, of Nelson, Lancashire.

ELIZABETH FOYLE

STEWARDESS.   AGE 49.
Daughter of John and Mary Foyle, of Castletown, County Leix,
Irish Republic.

DONALD JACK FRASER.

BOY.   AGE 18.

WILLIAM CLIFFORD 


FRODSHAM.

 

ENGINEER OFFICER.   AGE 44.
Jnr.
Husband of Florence Frodsham, of Wallasey, Cheshire.

JOSEPH GASGUILI.

FIREMAN.   AGE 39.

FREDERICK HAROLD GREEF.

TRIMMER.   AGE 18.

ROBERT EVANS GRIFFITH.

FIREMAN.   AGE 27.
Son of Hugh and Margaret Griffith, of Portmadoc, Cearnarvonshire.

JAMES GEORGE GRIFFITHS.

STEWARD.   AGE 36.
Son of Robert Langford Griffiths and Caroline Griffiths.
Husband of Frances Griffiths.

ERIC GERALD HAIG.

ASSISTANT STEWARD.   AGE 27.

JOSEPH FRANCIS HAINES.

LAMP TRIMMER.   AGE 33.
Husband of Sarah Haines, of Liverpool.

JAMES HALSALL.

STEWARD.   AGE 40.

THOMAS WALTER HALSALL.

STEWARD.   AGE 53.
Husband of Eliza Halsall.

ROBERT JAMES HAMPTON.

ASSISTANT STEWARD.   AGE 40.
Son of Robert Charles and Florence Hampton.
Husband of Jessie Hampton, of Liverpool.

CHARLES EDWARD HASLETT.

COOK.   AGE 47.
Son of Jesse and Harriet Haslett.
Husband of Mary Ann Haslett, of Burton-on-Trent.

LESLEY HARRY  FERDINAND HAZELL.

ASSISTANT STEWARD.   AGE 37.
Son of Harry and Delia Hazell.

HENRY HEATH.

2nd ENGINEER.   AGE 51.
Husband of Irene Heath, of Crosby, Lancashire.

JOHN HIGGINS.

GREASER.   AGE 55.

REGINALD CHARLES HILL.

STEWARD.   AGE 29.
Son of Stanley Herbert and Lucy Henrietta Hill.
Husband of Beatrice Hill, of Wallasey, Cheshire.

ALBERT EDWARD HITCHMAN.

ABLE SEAMAN.   AGE 40.
Son of Thomas and Gertrude Hitchman, of Shipston-on-Stour, Warwickshire.

ALBERT JAMES HOLLIDAY.

ASSISTANT STEWARD.   AGE 19.

GRAHAM HOPTON.

ASSISTANT PURSER.   AGE 35.
Son of Frank and Edith Hopton.
Husband of Beryl Hopton, of Haslemere, Surrey.

JAMES MATHER.

FIREMAN.   AGE 28.
Son of James and Catherine Mather.
Husband of C. Mather, of Liverpool.

ANTHONY MELIA.

LEADING FIREMAN.   AGE 28.
Husband of Martha Melia.

JAMES MERRICK.

ASSISTANT STEWARD.   AGE 50.
Son of John and Martha Ann Merrick.

NEIL McALLISTER.

ASSISTANT STEWARD.   AGE 36.
Son of Neil and Maggie McAllister, of Buckley, Flintshire.

JOHN STEPHEN CROIX 
DE McARDLE.

STEWARD.   AGE 47.
Son of Patrick and Ellen McArdle.
Previously served in The London Scottish 1914-18.

PHILLIP McDONNELL.

ASSISTANT COOK.   AGE 19.
Son of Catherine McDonnell, of Liverpool.

JAMES HENRY McGINN.

ASSISTANT STEWARD.   AGE 51.
Son of Michael and Helen McGinn.

WILLIAM McGUINNESS. TRIMMER.   AGE 45.
GEORGE McKEVITT. TRIMMER.   AGE 18.
Son of John and Anne McKevitt.
JOHN McNABB. TRIMMER.   AGE 19.
Son of Mr. and Mrs. John McNabb, of Liverpool.
ALFRED ERNEST McWATERS. ASSISTANT STEWARD.   AGE 59.
Husband of Hannah McWaters, of Walton. Liverpool.
GERALD MIZZI. FIREMAN.   AGE 32.
Son of Angelo and Carmela Mizzi, (nee Schembri), of Valetta, Malta, G.C.
Husband of Salvini Mizzi, of Valetta.

Gerald Mizzi

GERALD MIZZI
 He was  the only Maltese citizen on board.
(Photo courtesy of
Gerald Caruana (Grandson))

ROBERT WILLIAM MONKS. * APPRENTICE.   AGE 18.
Son of William and Annie Monks, of Harrow, Middlesex.
 * Awarded the Hobson Cup and Silver Medal of the Mercantile Marine
Service Association for Great Proficiency on H.M.S. Conway.
ALBERT VICTOR MORGAN. STEWARD.   AGE 37.
Son of John and Amelia T. Morgan, of Wallasey, Cheshire.
JEREMIAH MULCAHEY. STEWARD.   AGE 32.
Husband of Mary Mulcahey, of Liverpool.
ARCHIBALD MUNRO. GREASER.   AGE 65.
Husband of Agnes Munro, of Liverpool.
JOSEPH QUILLAN. TRIMMER.   AGE 19.
Son of James and Mary Ann Quillan, of Bootle, Lancashire.
WILLIAM QUILLAN, TRIMMER.   
Son of James and Mary Ann Quillan, of Bootle, Lancashire.
ERNEST UNGI. SAILOR.   AGE 23.
Son of John and Ethel Ungi.
Husband of Frances Ungi, of Liverpool.
EDWARD VAUGHAN. BOATSWAIN. BOSUN.   AGE 37
ERNEST VAUGHAN.  BOATSWAIN’S MATE.   AGE 30. 
brother of above
HAROLD PERCY NEWNHAM. STEWARD.   AGE 39.
DONALD VERNON. DECK BOY.   AGE 17.
Son of Mr. and Mrs. Frank Vernon, of New Brighton, Wallasey, Cheshire.
THOMAS O’CONNOR. ABLE SEAMAN.   AGE 23.
Son of Patrick and Eliza O’Connor.
Husband of K. O’Connor, of Liverpool.
HENRY O’HARE. STEWARD.   AGE 23.
Son of James and Ann Jane O’Hare, of Tue Brook, Liverpool.
WILLIAM HENRY PAGE. LEADING SEAMAN.   AGE 36.
Son of James and Mary Jane Page, of Shoreham-by-Sea, Sussex.
CYRIL PANTHER. ORDINARY SEAMAN.   AGE 20.
Son of Albert and Alice May Panther, of Greymouth, Auckland, New Zealand.
PHILIP PLAGE. ORDINARY SEAMAN.   AGE 21.
Son of Charles and Edith Plage.
JOHN SAYERS NEILL. STEWARD.   AGE 37.
Son of William John and Mary Neill.
Husband of Catherine A. Neill, of Litherland, Liverpool.
TERENCE ERNEST NEWTH. DECK BOY.   AGE 15.
FREDERICK RADFORD. ASSISTANT STEWARD.   AGE 49.
GEORGE REES. STEWARD.   AGE 62.
WILLIAM VALENTINE RIDYARD. ASSISTANT STEWARD.   AGE 28
SAMPSON RUDDOCK. FIREMAN.   AGE 41.
Ldg.
Son of P. and Catherine Jane Ruddock, of Liverpool.
FRANCIS JAMES ROTH. PANTRYMAN.   AGE 21.
Son of Mr. and Mrs. Francis Roth, of Wallasey, Cheshire.
Stepson of May Roth, of Wallasey, Cheshire.
JOSEPH SAGE COOK.   AGE 63.
Husband of Susan Sage, of Anfield, Liverpool.
LEONARD GILBERT SAUNDERS. ASSISTANT STEWARD.   AGE 45.
Son of Joseph and Wilnelmina Saunders.
MICHAEL SCOGINGS. FIREMAN.   AGE 31.
GERALD JOSEPH SHANNON. FIREMAN.   AGE 23.
Son of Edward and Catherine Shannon, of Liverpool.
Husband of Julia Shannon, of Norris Green, Liverpool.
JAMES JOHN SHANNON. GREASER.   AGE 36.
Son of Edward and Catherine Shannon.
Husband of Catherine Shannon.
CHARLES JOSEPH SHARKEY. ASSISTANT STEWARD.   AGE 19.
Son of John and Ethel Sharkey, of Huyton, Lancashire.
ROBERT SHONE. COOK.   AGE 20.
FRANCIS THOMAS SHORT. ASSISTANT STEWARD.   AGE 40.
Husband of Mary Evelyn Short, of Bootle, Lancashire.
JOSEPH STRINGER. ORDINARY SEAMAN.   AGE 40.
Husband of Mary Stringer, of Staining, Lancashire.
LIONEL FREDERICK 
ROBERT TILSTON.

 

LINEN KEEPER.   AGE 42.
Son of Frederick and Jane Tilston; nephew of Mrs. M.A. Griffith, of Ainsdale, Southport, Lancashire.
JAMES TONGE. ASSISTANT STEWARD.   AGE 32.
Son of John and Mary Tonge, of Farnworth, Lancashire.
MICHAEL TOWEY. GREASER.   AGE 38.
Son of Thomas and Catherine Towey.
Husband of Annie Towie, of Liverpool.
THOMAS HOLMES TOWNSON. TRIMMER.   AGE 18.
CLARENCE WILLIE TUCK. ASSISTANT STEWARD.   AGE 34.
Son of Willie and Sarah Tuck, of Rochdale, Lancashire.
JOHN HENRY WELCH. PANTRYMAN.   AGE 42.
Ch.
Son of William Henry and Margaret Welch.
Husband of Dorothy Mary Welch, of Speke, Liverpool.
RICHARD HENRY WIGNALL. BAKER.   AGE 56.
Ch.
Husband of Jessie Wignall, of Wallasey, Cheshire.
JOSEPH RONALD WILLOUGHBY. ASSISTANT STEWARD.   AGE 18.
Son of William and Sarah Jane Willoughby, of Worksop, Nottinghamshire.
THOMAS WILSON. ASSISTANT STEWARD.  AGE 39.
Son of Thomas James and Elizabeth Wilson.
Husband of Lily Wilson, of Liverpool.
NORMAN JAMES WILSON-SMITH. SURGEON.  L.R.C.P. (EDIN), L.R.C.S. (EDIN), L.R.F.P.S. (GLAS), L.D.S.R.C.S. (EDIN).     AGE 36.
Son of Ritchie and Christina Wilson-Smith.
Husband of Marie. L. Wilson-Smith, of Grimsby, Lincolnshire.
BRUCE WOBY. SECOND RADIO OFFICER.   AGE 18.
THOMAS ROBERT WOOLFALL. STEWARD.   AGE 58.
Son of Thomas and Ann Woolfall.
Husband of Barbara Ann Woolfall, of Liverpool.
CHARLES WORTLEY. FIREMAN.   AGE 19.
RICHARD HORATIO WHARTON. ASSISTANT STEWARD.   AGE 39.
Son of Oliver Horatio and Mary Hannah Wharton, of Warton, Carnforth, Lancashire.
VINCENT PAUL WHELAN. ASSISTANT COOK.   AGE 20.
Son of George and Maud Mary Whelan, of Wallasey, Cheshire.
WILLIAM HENRY WHITBY. ENGINEER OFFICER.   AGE 47.
ARTHUR LODGE. MASTER.   AGE 47.
Son of Walter and Hepzebah Lodge.
Husband of Winifred Rose Lodge, Of Newcastle-on-Tyne
WILLIAM ANTHONY LEEMING. LEADING SEAMAN.  AGE 27.
Son of Mr and Mrs. W.P. Leeming.
Husband of E.R. Leeming, of Egremont, Wallasey, Cheshire
JOHN FRANCIS RYAN  AGE 25.
(AKA JOHN JOSEPH RYAN)
Son of William Albert and Ellen Mary Wright Ryan of 1 Blakesley St Chatswood  NSW.
(Commemorated on the Merchant Navy Memorial, Australia) 
FREDERICK COOPER. ASSISTANT BAKER, AGE 19.
Son of William and Alice Cooper of Birkenhead, Liverpool.
CHARLES WOOD. 2nd ENGINEER.  AGE 52.
Son of William Cromwell Wood and Sarah Wood.
Husband of E. Maud Wood of Great Crosby, Lancashire
THOMAS WOOD. STOREKEEPER.   AGE 43.
Husband of Elsie Taylor Wood of North Ormesby, Middlesbrough, Yorkshire.
WALTER JONES. STEWARD.  AGE 39.
Son of Hugh and Catherine Jones.
Husband of Ruby Jones of Kirkdale, Liverpool.
WILLIAM TREVOR JONES. TRIMMER.   AGE 18.
Son of Daniel and Annie Maud Jones of Tonypandy, Glamorgan.
ROBERT LESLIE JONES. ASSISTANT STEWARD.  AGE 21.
Son of William Richard and Dorothy Jones of Holyhead, Angelsey.
ARCHIE BEAUMONT SMITH. STEWARD.  AGE 52.
Son of Mr and Mrs Charles Smith.
Husband of E.M.C. Smith of Roby, Lancashire.
GEORGE SMITH. ASSISTANT STEWARD.  AGE 20.
Son of Ernest and Violet Smith of Newcastle, Staffordshire.

GEORGE SMITH
 The picture was taken in Durban on a previous trip to South Africa.
(Photo courtesy of
Eric Turner)

GEORGE HECTOR SMITH. ASSISTANT STEWARD .AGE 23.
Son of James Edward and Annie Louisa Smith of Newcastle-upon-Tyne.
FRANK CARR. GREASER.  AGE 55.
Husband of Mary Carr of Waterloo, Liverpool.
TERENCE CARTER PORTER.  .  AGE 18.
Son of Sarah Carter, stepson of Ernest Price of North Walton, Liverpool.
IRVINE HUTTON. ELECTRICIAN.   AGE 21.
JACK WOLFF. STEWARD HAIRDRESSER.  AGE 29.
LESLIE HARRY MADDISON. STEWARD.   AGE 38.
Son of Harry and Amelia Maddison
Husband of Evelyn May Maddison of Hill Park, Fareham, Hampshire.
ANDREW JOHN ARMSTRONG 5th ENGINEER OFFICER.  AGE 24.
Son of George and Alice Sarah Armstrong of Waverley, New South Wales, Australia.
GEORGE CARDWELL. GREASER.    AGE 63.
Husband of Rose Cardwell of Bootle, Lancashire.
FREDERICK JAMES LEWIS. SAILOR.  AGE 30.
Son of Frederick Charles and Ada Lewis.
Husband of Doris Lewis of Canvey Island, Essex.
PHILIP HEAP HUSTWICK. APPRENTICE .AGE 17.
Son of Wade and Lavinia Hustwick of Bradford, Yorkshire.
CHARLES WHITE. FIREMAN.   AGE 21.
Son of Edward and Anne White of Liverpool.
GORDON ARMSTRONG. ABLE SEAMAN.
JOHN HOLLOWAY TRIPP. CHIEF STEWARD.    AGE 38.
Husband of Elsie Elizabeth Cecilia Tripp of Taplow, Buckinghamshire.
PATRICK JOSEPH LEACY. TRIMMER.  AGE 19.
Son of Patrick Joseph and Anne Leacy of Liverpool.
BADEN DUCKWORTH. STEWARD.   AGE 42.
Son of James and Elizabeth Duckworth.
Husband of Bertha Duckworth of Anfield, Liverpool.
JAMES CHRISTOPHER CORRIGAN. CHIEF ENGINEER OFFICER.  AGE 62.
Husband of Daphne Corrigan of Liverpool.
WALTER MATHESON ROSS. FIRST RADIO OFFICER.  AGE 47.
Son of Hugh and Barbara Ross of Ardgay, Ross and Cromarty.
JOSEPH PATRICK GIBBONS. FIREMAN. AGE 19.
Son of Joseph and Margaret Gibbons of Ormskirk, Lancashire.
WALTER JAMES DALE. ASSISTANT COOK.  AGE 64.
HARRY PITT. ASSISTANT STEWARD.  AGE 36
PATRICK JOSEPH HENDRICK. FIREMAN.   AGE 29.
Husband of Honora Hendrick of Liverpool.
HAYDEN HOPKIRK MITCHELL. TRIMMER.  AGE 19.
Son of Theodore and Margaret Mitchell of Sam, Bridgend, Glamorgan.
JOSEPH HENRY DONOVAN. TRIMMER.   AGE 26.
Son of Joseph and Anna Donovan.
Husband of Elizabeth Donovan of Bow, London.
DIGBY FORSYTHE RAMSAY. GREASER.  AGE 56.
Husband of Florence Elizabeth Ramsay of Litherland, Liverpool
GEORGE RICE. GREASER.  AGE 32.
Son of George and Elizabeth Rice of Liverpool.
ARTHUR FREDERICK CURRY. ASSISTANT STEWARD.  AGE 31.
Son of Frederick and Mary Eleanor Curry of Wallasey, Cheshire.
PETER WARD. ASSISTANT STEWARD. AGE 40.
Son of Mary Ward of Dun Laoghaire, County Dublin, Irish Republic.
EDWARD PATRICK STANTON. TRIMMER.   AGE 22.
Son of Patrick and A.J. Stanton of Liverpool.
EDWARD JAMES WEAVER. CHIEF COOK.    AGE 40.
Son of Edward and Anne Weaver.
Husband of Elizabeth Anne Weaver of Walton, Liverpool.
JOHN FRANCIS LAWSON. STEWARD.   AGE 47.
Husband of Elizabeth Jane Lawson of Bootle, Merseyside
RONALD SCOTT. ASSISTANT STEWARD.  AGE 20.
Son of Alexander Wood Scott and Hilda Mary Scott of New Mills, Derbyshire.
ROBERT GIBB ALLAN SCOTT. FIREMAN. AGE 18.
Son of James T. and Elizabeth Allan Scott of Glasgow.
ROBERT CHARLES PIERCE. ASSISTANT STEWARD.  AGE 31
ARTHUR REGINALD BARTON. JUNIOR ENGINEER OFFICER.  AGE 35.
Son of Edgar and Elizabeth Barton.
Husband of Annette Victoria Barton of Holyhead, Angelsey.
COLIN MORRIS. GREASER.  AGE 27.
Son of Melville Arthur and Marjorie Morris of Melbourne, Victoria, Australia.
NORMAN CORNTHWAITE BEST. STEWARDS BOY.  AGE 16.
WILLIAM EDWARD SCOTT. ASSISTANT STEWARD.  AGE 44
ARTHUR CYRIL PEACOCK. FIREMAN.  AGE 37.
ARTHUR HENRY GOODRIDGE. STEWARD.  AGE 27.
Son of Arthur and Doris Goodridge of Garston, Liverpool.
PETER DERBYSHIRE. ASSISTANT STEWARD.  AGE 27.
Husband of Helen Derbyshire of Wigan, Lancashire.
WILLIAM ARTHUR DRAKE. ASSISTANT COOK.  AGE 22.
ERNEST WILLIAM HAWKEN. PURSER.  AGE 43.
JOHN McFADDEN. ASSISTANT PANTRYMAN.  AGE 20.
Son of John and Emily (nee Foley) McFadden of Liverpool.
BRIAN GEORGE EVANS. SAILOR.  AGE 22.
JACK EVANS. 4th ENGINEER OFFICER.  AGE 37.
WILLIAM EVANS. TRIMMER.  AGE 26.
ARTHUR WILLIAM MOON. CHIEF BUTCHER.  AGE 44.
Son of Arthur William and Ann Jane Moon.
Husband of Elizabeth Moon of Kensington, Liverpool.
CHARLES EDWARD HOLMES. ASSISTANT STOREKEEPER AGE 54.
Son of Charles Edward and Emma (nee Hanniford) Holmes of Waterloo, Liverpool.
Husband of Ada Thirza Holmes of Miramar, Wellington, New Zealand.
TIMOTHY HART. TRIMMER and FIREMAN.  AGE 38.

Richard Watson

Richard Watson Aged 22 (Taken in 1936)
(Photo courtesy of Sylvia Stenhouse)

RICHARD WATSON BAKER.    AGE 28.
Son of Mrs. W.E.A. Greatorex of Pendleton, Manchester.
GEORGE WATTS. ASSISTANT STEWARD.   AGE 42.
LEONARD JOHN PALMER. STEWARD.  AGE 18.
Son of George William and Louisa Palmer.
HAROLD EDWARDS. 2nd REFRIDGERATOR ENGINEER AGE 35.
Son of Henry Wilson Edwards and Agnes Edwards.
Husband of E.Edwards of Doncaster, Yorkshire.
JOHN PRESTON. FIREMAN.    AGE 28.
Son of John and Annie Preston.
Husband of Ethel Preston of Liverpool.
JOHN WILLIAM COOK. ASSISTANT BUTCHER.  AGE 31.
Son of Charles and Florence Cook.
Husband of Lilian E Cook of Wallasey, Cheshire.
ROBERT PRICE. FIREMAN.   AGE 27.
Son of Elizabeth Price.
RICHARD RICHARDSON. TRIMMER.  AGE 21.
Son of Thomas and Margaret A Richardson of Liverpool.
ANTHONY ROGERS. FIREMAN.   AGE 25.
ROBERT LOGAN TAYLOR. ASSISTANT STEWARD.   AGE 35.
Son of Mary G. Taylor of Saughill, Cheshire.
RICHARD STANLEY WILLIAMS. ENGINEER OFFICER.  AGE 28.
6th son of James Arthur and Marion Williams of Auckland City, New Zealand.
WILLIAM FENWICK 
ROBERTSON WILLIAMS.
ASSISTANT STEWARD.  AGE 35.
Son of Albert Edward and Esther Hay Williams.
FRANCIS WILLIAMSON. ASSISTANT BAKER.  AGE 30.
Husband of Mary Anne Williamson of Almondsbury, Huddersfield.
GEORGE HUGHES. CARPENTER.    AGE 25
ROBERT JOHN HUGHES. TRIMMER.  AGE 23.
Son of Robert and Ethel R. Hughes of Liverpool.
JOHN FREDERICK LORD. DECK BOY.  AGE 15.
Son of Harry and Edith May Lord of Stockwell, London.
WILLIAM ARNOLD BAKER. ASSISTANT STOREKEEPER.  AGE 29.
CHARLES KELLY. FIREMAN.    AGE 33.
ALBERT KEENAN. FIREMAN.  AGE 22.
Son of Joseph and Catherine Keenan of Liverpool.
FREDERICK JOHN STEVENS. TRIMMER.  AGE 19.
Son of Harry and Daisy Stevens.
ELLEN MANSELL. STEWARDESS.  AGE 62.
Daughter of George and Susannah Caroline Thompson.
Wife of Horace Arthur Mansell.
JAMES FREDERICK WRIGHT. STEWARD.  AGE 40.
ARTHUR FREDERICK THOMPSON. ASSISTANT BOOTS.   AGE 28.
Son of Arthur and Margaret Thompson of Seaforth, Liverpool.
JAMES McNALLY. LEADING FIREMAN.  AGE 28.
Son of James and Mary McNally.
Husband of Grace McNally of Liverpool.
HERBERT CHARLES ELFORD. MASTER.  AGE 67.
Son of William and Elizabeth Caroline Elford.
Husband of Elizabeth Elford of Norwich.

Captain Herbert Charles Elford - S.S. Ceramic

Captain Herbert Charles Elford, Captain of Ceramic.

(Photo courtesy of Nicholas Elford Stone)

ERIC ARNOLD HICKLING, OBE. * CHIEF OFFICER.   AGE 39.
Son of Edward and Mary Ellen Hickling.
Husband of Norah Winifred Hickling of Worstead, Norfolk.
*Lloyds Medal for Gallantry at Sea.
THOMAS O’CONNOR. ABLE SEAMAN.   AGE 23.
Son of Patrick and Eliza O’Connor.
Husband of K. O’Connor of Liverpool.
JOHN EDWARD MALONE. FIREMAN.   AGE 24
JEREMIAH SCULLY. GREASER.   AGE 52.
HERBERT HENRY SKINNER. STEWARD. AGE 27.
THOMAS SALTER. FIREMAN.   AGE 40.
ALAN GORDON MACKENZIE SECOND OFFICER.    AGE 37.
Son of David Eason Mackenzie and Gertrude Mary Mackenzie.
Husband of Jean Prytherch Mackenzie, of Wallasey, Cheshire.
KENNETH DOUGLAS JACKSON. (Bill) ENGINEER OFFICER.  AGE 21.
2nd son of William Harold and Elizabeth Jackson of Harold Wood, Essex.

Kenneth Douglas Jackson
(Photo Courtesy of Caroline Tribe)

HAROLD THOMAS HALEWOOD. ASSISTANT STEWARD.   AGE 20.
Son of Thomas and Winifred Halewood of Kirkby, Lancashire.
BENJAMIN BROWN. TRIMMER.    AGE 44.
JOHN MYER MICHAELS. STEWARD.  AGE 44.
HARRY ROBERTS. TRIMMER.  AGE 18.
EDWARD VERNON LLOYD. STOREKEEPER.  AGE 54.
WILLIAM EDWARD BOYD. TRIMMER.  .  AGE 50.
Son of Frederick and Clara Boyd.
ALBERT EDWARD CROWE. COOK.  AGE 42
JOHN MARNEY. GREASER.  AGE 60.
Husband of Mary Ann Marney, of Liverpool.
EDGAR EASTWOOD. ASSISTANT STEWARD.   AGE 38.
Son of Martha Ann Eastwood, of Mirfield, Yorkshire.
JOHN JOSEPH LOCKE. TRIMMER.  AGE 18.
JOSEPH ASHCROFT. ASSISTANT STEWARD.  AGE 19.
Son of Ellen Teasdale, of Liverpool.
JOSEPH ATHERTON. FIREMAN.  AGE 33.
SAMUEL GOODEARL ATHERTON. 1st ELECTRICIAN.  AGE 47.
Son of James and Mary Atherton.
Husband of Catherine Booth Atherton, of Wetherby, Yorkshire.
JAMES ATKINSON. STEWARD.  AGE 35.
Son of James and Elizabeth Atkinson, of Bootle, Lancashire.
JAMES BACHEGALUP. GREASER.  AGE 42.
Son of Frederick and Teresa Bachegalup.
WALTER WILLIAM BANKS. 3rd ENGINEER OFFICER.
Son of Joseph James and Ellen Banks.
JAMES ROBERT BANNER. ABLE SEAMAN.  AGE 35.
RONALD BANNING DECK BOY.  AGE 16.
Son of James and Beatrice Banning, of Wallasey, Cheshire.
LOUIS VINCENT BENEDICT. FIREMAN.  AGE 25.
PETER COLIN HUNG. ABLE SEAMAN.  AGE 21.
RONALD BENNION. ASSISTANT PANTRYMAN.  AGE 20.
Son of Frank and Louisa Bennion.
Husband of Evelyn. C. Bennion, of Bebington, Cheshire.
JOHN WILLIAM BILLINSGLEY. STEWARD.  AGE 20.
Son of Mr. and Mrs. John William Billingsley, of Liverpool.
WALTER BIRCH. STEWARD.  AGE 29.
Husband of Annie birch, of West Derby, Liverpool.
EDWARD ALBERT BORAMAN. FIREMAN.  AGE 29.
Son of Edward and Sarah (nee Hudson) Boraman, of Dunedin, Otago, New Zealand.
DOUGLAS GEORGE BROBIN. TRIMMER.  AGE 18.
GILBERT BRODIE. STEWARD.  AGE 55.
Son of Andrew and Isabella Brodie.
FRANCIS JOHN BRODIE-HALL. ASSISTANT STEWARD.  AGE 35.
Son of Charles John Edward and Emily Brodie-Hall, of Pinner, Middlesex.
JAMES BROUGHTON. STEWARD.  AGE 29.
Son of Manley and Mary Ann Broughton.
ARTHUR BUCHAN. ABLE SEAMAN.  AGE 21.
JOHN BUCHAN. SAILOR.  AGE 21.
JOSEPH BURKE. STEWARD.  AGE 42.
Son of Patrick and Bridget Burke.
HENRI ALEXANDRE LARTHE. 3rd OFFICER.  AGE 29.
THOMAS LAWLER. FIREMAN.  AGE 37.
REGINALD CLAUDE HUMPHREY. ABLE SEAMAN.  AGE 29.
Son of Evelyn Prince Humphrey, of Runcorn, Cheshire.
FREDERICK IBBETSON. ASSISTANT STEWARD.  AGE 20.
Son of Albert and Alice Ibbetson.
ROBERT BRUCE JEFFRAY. ENGINEER.  AGE 52.
Son of Robert and Isabella Jeffray.
Husband of Eva Alice Jeffray, of Great Crosby, Lancashire.
JAMES MATTHEW KEEFE. TRIMMER.  AGE 21.
JOSEPH STANLEY KENAH. PORTER.  AGE 27.
GORDON EDWARD MANKERTS.
CAPTAIN'S STEWARD. R19461.  AGE 23 (2 October 1919)
Son of Henry Edward and Mary Edith Mankerts of Edmonton, London.

Gordon Edward Mankerts

Gordon Edward Mankerts
(Photo
courtesy of Alan Horne.)

KENNETH LIVERSIDGE. ASSISTANT BUTCHER.  AGE 30.
Son of Albert and Lucy Liversidge.
Husband of Elizabeth Anne Liversidge, of Mapperley, Nottinghamshire.
ROBERT JOSEPH KINEALY. * BUTCHER.  AGE 27.
Son of Michael and Mary Elizabeth Kinealy.
* Awarded the Liverpool Humane and Shipwreck Society’s Silver Medal.
FRANCIS JAMES KINVIG. ASSISTANT STEWARD.  AGE 25.
Husband of Vera A. Kinvig, of Liverpool.

WILLIAM HENRY KERSHAW

PORTER. AGE 18.
of Waterloo Liverpol


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