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Monarch of Bermuda to Mount Pelion

This page has been updated to include basic information about those that lost their lives. The data is by courtesy of the CWGC and I have included information about those who served on the ships but who had a normal burial as well as those lost at sea and recorded on the Tower Hill memorial. In most cases further family information about the individuals is available on the CWGC website - External Ref. #7.



Monarch of Bermuda

She was a 22,424 steam Passenger/ refrigerated cargo ship that survived the war. According to the CWGC database, Mr Hague was Third Officer and his Date of Death was 8 November 1942. Information on how he lost his life can be found on the Errors and Omissions page under 'Omissions'.

Monarch of Bermuda

UK and Commonwealth Merchant Navy Seamen Recorded as Lost on Monarch of Bermuda

Surname Forename Age D.O.D. Rank Cemetery/Memorial Grave Ref
HAGUE STANLEY BOWKER 37 08/11/1942 Third Officer TOWER HILL MEMORIAL Panel 71.
O'RYAN PIERCE WILLIAM 35 20/07/1943 Surgeon TOWER HILL MEMORIAL Panel 71.


Mona's Queen

She was a 2,755 grt steam Passenger ship that sank on 29 May 1940 after hitting a mine at a position off the Dunkirk pierhead during the Dunkirk evacuation.

Mona's Queen

UK and Commonwealth Merchant Navy Seamen Recorded as Lost on Mona's Queen

Surname Forename Age D.O.D. Rank Cemetery/Memorial Grave Ref
BARWELL HARRY 44 29/05/1940 Chief Engineer Officer TOWER HILL MEMORIAL Panel 71.
CALLISTER ROBERT CLARKE 38 29/05/1940 Junior Engineer Officer TOWER HILL MEMORIAL Panel 71.
CANNELL ROBERT CHARLES 56 29/05/1940 Carpenter MARQUISE COMMUNAL CEMETERY Plot 1. Row C. Grave 17.
CRELLIN WILFRED ERNEST 20 29/05/1940 Fireman TOWER HILL MEMORIAL Panel 71.
CROMWELL WILLIAM R. 32 29/05/1940 Able Seaman TOWER HILL MEMORIAL Panel 71.
DELANEY MICHAEL HENRY 48 29/05/1940 Junior Engineer Officer TOWER HILL MEMORIAL Panel 71.
DUGGAN THOMAS OSWALD 57 29/05/1940 Lamp Trimmer TOWER HILL MEMORIAL Panel 71.
GALLAGHER JAMES ROY 37 29/05/1940 Purser TOWER HILL MEMORIAL Panel 71.
GURRY JOHN 46 29/05/1940 Fireman TOWER HILL MEMORIAL Panel 71.
HINDLE CHRISTOPHER 42 29/05/1940 Fireman TOWER HILL MEMORIAL Panel 71.
KELLY PAUL 36 29/05/1940 Able Seaman TOWER HILL MEMORIAL Panel 71.
KENNAUGH ROBERT GEORGE HENRY 22 29/05/1940 Junior Engineer Officer TOWER HILL MEMORIAL Panel 71.
KNEALE ROBERT CHARLES 39 29/05/1940 Second Engineer Officer TOWER HILL MEMORIAL Panel 71.
LAWTON ARTHUR LIONEL 20 29/05/1940 Fireman TOWER HILL MEMORIAL Panel 71.
LOONEY LAWRENCE JEPHTHAH 32 29/05/1940 Fireman TOWER HILL MEMORIAL Panel 71.
LYON JOHN E. 56 29/05/1940 Pantryman TOWER HILL MEMORIAL Panel 71.
MILLS ALEXANDER 37 29/05/1940 Assistant Steward TOWER HILL MEMORIAL Panel 71.
MITCHELL THOMAS A. 45 29/05/1940 Donkeyman TOWER HILL MEMORIAL Panel 71.
MURRAY ALBERT 39 29/05/1940 Assistant Steward TOWER HILL MEMORIAL Panel 71.
NEILSON THOMAS EDWARD 37 29/05/1940 Third Engineer Officer TOWER HILL MEMORIAL Panel 71.
PARSONS 42 29/05/1940 Fireman TOWER HILL MEMORIAL Panel 71.
RADCLIFFE HORACE EDWARD (ORRY) 39 29/05/1940 Able Seaman DUNKIRK TOWN CEMETERY Plot 2 Row 19 Grave 24.
RADCLIFFE RONALD 24 29/05/1940 Greaser TOWER HILL MEMORIAL Panel 71.
UNDERHILL RANDOLPH C. 26 29/05/1940 Able Seaman TOWER HILL MEMORIAL Panel 71.


Monmouth Coast

She was a 878 grt steam cargo ship that was sunk on 24 April 1945 by a torpedo fired by German submarine U-1305 at a position approximately 80 miles from Sligo. There was just one survivor.

Monmouth Coast

UK and Commonwealth Merchant Navy Seamen Recorded as Lost on Monmouth Coast

Surname Forename Age D.O.D. Rank Cemetery/Memorial Grave Ref
DAVIES BENJAMIN 36 24/04/1945 Second Officer TOWER HILL MEMORIAL Panel 71.
FARRELLY JOHN 47 24/04/1945 Able Seaman TOWER HILL MEMORIAL Panel 71.
GIBLIN WILLIAM 24 24/04/1945 Fireman TOWER HILL MEMORIAL Panel 71.
JONES JOSEPH STANLEY 29 24/04/1945 Chief Officer TOWER HILL MEMORIAL Panel 71.
KAVANAGH DANIEL 44 24/04/1945 Fireman TOWER HILL MEMORIAL Panel 71.
KAVANAGH PATRICK 38 24/04/1945 Fireman TOWER HILL MEMORIAL Panel 71.
McCAIN ROBERT 42 24/04/1945 Cook Steward TOWER HILL MEMORIAL Panel 71.
NORMAN HENRY WILTSHIRE 62 24/04/1945 Second Engineer Officer TOWER HILL MEMORIAL Panel 71.
PLATT DAVID 59 24/04/1945 Donkeyman TOWER HILL MEMORIAL Panel 71.
ROBERTS JOHN OWEN 24 24/04/1945 Able Seaman TOWER HILL MEMORIAL Panel 71.
ROBERTSON WILLIAM (M.B.E.) 59 24/04/1945 Chief Engineer Officer TOWER HILL MEMORIAL Panel 71.
SMITH ARTHUR EDWIN 44 24/04/1945 Able Seaman TOWER HILL MEMORIAL Panel 71.
STANDEN ALBERT HENRY 53 24/04/1945 Master TOWER HILL MEMORIAL Panel 71.
TYRRELL PATRICK 60 24/04/1945 Able Seaman TOWER HILL MEMORIAL Panel 71.


Montreal City

She was a 3,069 grt steam cargo ship that was sunk on 21 December 1942 by torpedoes fired by German submarine U-591 at position 50° 23’ N, 38° 00’ W.

There were no survivors

Montreal City

UK and Commonwealth Merchant Navy Seamen Recorded as Lost on Montreal City

Surname Forename Age D.O.D. Rank Cemetery/Memorial Grave Ref
BOSTEL ERNEST BARTLEY 37 21/12/1942 Third Engineer Officer TOWER HILL MEMORIAL Panel 71.
BROWN EDWARD WILLIAM HENRY 30 21/12/1942 Donkeyman TOWER HILL MEMORIAL Panel 71.
CHANTER EDWARD ROYLANDS WOLFERSTAN 37 21/12/1942 Master TOWER HILL MEMORIAL Panel 71.
CLEMENT KENNETH 33 21/12/1942 Cook TOWER HILL MEMORIAL Panel 71.
CORNTHWAITE NORMAN 21/12/1942 First Radio Officer TOWER HILL MEMORIAL Panel 71.
DAVIES IVOR GORDON 17 21/12/1942 Third Radio Officer TOWER HILL MEMORIAL Panel 71.
DAVIS BRUCE DONALD 26 21/12/1942 Carpenter TOWER HILL MEMORIAL Panel 71.
EVANS WALTER ALBERT 27 21/12/1942 Fireman TOWER HILL MEMORIAL Panel 71.
FUDGE HAROLD 26 21/12/1942 Steward TOWER HILL MEMORIAL Panel 71.
GREEN KENNETH RICHARD 21/12/1942 Sailor HALIFAX MEMORIAL Panel 21.
GRIFFITHS RICHARD OWEN 45 21/12/1942 Chief Officer TOWER HILL MEMORIAL Panel 71.
HALLETT GEORGE FREDERICK 66 21/12/1942 Chief Steward TOWER HILL MEMORIAL Panel 71.
HARRISON GODFREY WATSON 35 21/12/1942 Second Officer TOWER HILL MEMORIAL Panel 71.
JACKSON-BENNETT PATRICK ARTHUR 23 21/12/1942 Donkeyman TOWER HILL MEMORIAL Panel 71.
JAMESON JOHN JOSEPH 43 21/12/1942 Able Seaman TOWER HILL MEMORIAL Panel 71.
KERRY WALTER GEORGE 33 21/12/1942 Able Seaman TOWER HILL MEMORIAL Panel 71.
METCALF CEDRIC WILLIAM 19 21/12/1942 Senior Ordinary Seaman TOWER HILL MEMORIAL Panel 71.
PARKER FRED WILLIAM 18 12/12/1942 Cabin Boy TOWER HILL MEMORIAL Panel 71.
PATTERSON WILLIAM JOHN 24 21/12/1942 Fireman and Trimmer TOWER HILL MEMORIAL Panel 71.
PAYNE ALBERT HENRY 54 21/12/1942 Chief Engineer Officer TOWER HILL MEMORIAL Panel 71.
PORTER NICHOLAS 26 21/12/1942 Second Engineer Officer TOWER HILL MEMORIAL Panel 71.
RICHARDS ERIC PERCY 37 21/12/1942 Third Officer TOWER HILL MEMORIAL Panel 71.
ROSS CHARLES 32 21/12/1942 Boatswain TOWER HILL MEMORIAL Panel 71.
SALTER HOWARD WILLIAM 20 21/12/1942 Second Radio Officer TOWER HILL MEMORIAL Panel 71.
SPRAGGS JOHN JAMES 17 21/12/1942 Ordinary Seaman TOWER HILL MEMORIAL Panel 71.
STEDEFORD LESLIE MAURICE 40 21/12/1942 Able Seaman TOWER HILL MEMORIAL Panel 71.
STONE WILLIAM JOHN 60 21/12/1942 Able Seaman TOWER HILL MEMORIAL Panel 71.
WARE JAMES 21 21/12/1942 Able Seaman TOWER HILL MEMORIAL Panel 71.
WERTHEIM BERTRAM THOMAS 33 21/12/1942 Cook TOWER HILL MEMORIAL Panel 71.
WILLIAMS THOMAS RAYMOND 22 21/12/1942 Fourth Engineer Officer TOWER HILL MEMORIAL Panel 71.
WILLIAMSON WALTER 34 21/12/1942 Fireman and Trimmer TOWER HILL MEMORIAL Panel 71.
WILMOT EDRIC JAMES 32 21/12/1942 Donkeyman TOWER HILL MEMORIAL Panel 71.
WINSPUR RAYMOND JOHN 17 21/12/1942 Deck Boy TOWER HILL MEMORIAL Panel 71.


Moortoft

She was a 1,936 grt steam cargo ship that went missing after sailing from Goole for Calais on 3 December 1939.

There were no survivors

Moortoft

UK and Commonwealth Merchant Navy Seamen Recorded as Lost on Moortoft

Surname Forename Age D.O.D. Rank Cemetery/Memorial Grave Ref
BELL TOM 51 03/12/1939 First Mate TOWER HILL MEMORIAL Panel 71.
BRAY JAMES 29 03/12/1939 Second Mate TOWER HILL MEMORIAL Panel 71.
DIGGNUM ALBERT M. 46 03/12/1939 Fireman TOWER HILL MEMORIAL Panel 71.
DINNEEN WILLIAM FREDERICK 59 03/12/1939 Chief Engineer Officer TOWER HILL MEMORIAL Panel 71.
GOW WILLIAM STEWART 44 03/12/1939 Second Engineer Officer TOWER HILL MEMORIAL Panel 71.
HOBBS ERNEST 59 03/12/1939 Steward TOWER HILL MEMORIAL Panel 71.
ITO 51 03/12/1939 Donkeyman TOWER HILL MEMORIAL Panel 71.
KEARON WILLIAM THOMAS FIDDLER 40 03/12/1939 Master TOWER HILL MEMORIAL Panel 71.
LEASK JAMES 33 03/12/1939 Able Seaman TOWER HILL MEMORIAL Panel 71.
NEWSON JOSEPH AMBROSE 22 03/12/1939 Able Seaman TOWER HILL MEMORIAL Panel 71.
SHIMADA JUIRO 48 03/12/1939 Fireman TOWER HILL MEMORIAL Panel 71.
SMITH GEORGE (BODIE) 23 03/12/1939 Able Seaman TOWER HILL MEMORIAL Panel 71.
YAXLEY THOMAS 22 03/12/1939 Seaman TOWER HILL MEMORIAL Panel 71.


Morar

She was a 1,500 grt steam cargo ship that sank on 26 November 1943 after hitting a mine at position 57° 50’ N, 01° 34’ E.

Morar Morar

UK and Commonwealth Merchant Navy Seamen Recorded as Lost on Morar

Surname Forename Age D.O.D. Rank Cemetery/Memorial Grave Ref
AHMED MOHAMED 53 26/11/1943 Fireman and Trimmer TOWER HILL MEMORIAL Panel 71.
AHMED HASSEN 42 26/11/1943 Donkeyman TOWER HILL MEMORIAL Panel 71.
ANDERSON CHARLES 40 26/11/1943 Able Seaman TOWER HILL MEMORIAL Panel 71.
CREESE STANLEY CLARK 31 26/11/1943 Second Engineer Officer TOWER HILL MEMORIAL Panel 71.
INGHAM WILLIAM 25 26/11/1943 Able Seaman TOWER HILL MEMORIAL Panel 71.
LOWE WILLIAM HENRY 69 26/11/1943 Chief Engineer Officer TOWER HILL MEMORIAL Panel 71.
NOOR EBRIHIM 26/11/1943 Fireman TOWER HILL MEMORIAL Panel 71.
ORD RALPH WATSON 24 26/11/1943 Boatswain TOWER HILL MEMORIAL Panel 71.
PERHAM ALBERT EDWARD 20 26/11/1943 Sailor TOWER HILL MEMORIAL Panel 71.
PURVIS WILLIAM ROBERT 29 26/11/1943 Cook TOWER HILL MEMORIAL Panel 71.
SALEMEN MOHAMED 48 26/11/1943 Fireman and Trimmer TOWER HILL MEMORIAL Panel 71.
SHAW JAMES JOSEPH 69 26/11/1943 Master TOWER HILL MEMORIAL Panel 71.
STEPHEN JAMES STEWART NICOLL 27 26/11/1943 Able Seaman TOWER HILL MEMORIAL Panel 71.


Moray Firth

She was a 541 grt steam cargo ship that sank on 27 March 1943 after a collision in Moray Firth. I have not been able to find any further details to date

Moray Firth

UK and Commonwealth Merchant Navy Seamen Recorded as Lost on Moray Firth

Surname Forename Age D.O.D. Rank Cemetery/Memorial Grave Ref
COXON SELBY CHARLES 38 27/03/1943 Able Seaman TOWER HILL MEMORIAL Panel 71.
DUGGAN THOMAS 56 27/03/1943 Second Engineer Officer TOWER HILL MEMORIAL Panel 71.
FOWLER ALEXANDER DAVIDSON 27 27/03/1943 Mate TOWER HILL MEMORIAL Panel 71.
FRASER ALEXANDER 23 27/03/1943 Able Seaman TOWER HILL MEMORIAL Panel 71.
PATERSON JOHN MORGAN 36 27/03/1943 Fireman TOWER HILL MEMORIAL Panel 71.
PERT ALEXANDER 41 27/03/1943 Able Seaman TOWER HILL MEMORIAL Panel 71.
ROBERTS ERNEST CHARLES 54 27/03/1943 Master TOWER HILL MEMORIAL Panel 71.
SWAIN WILLIAM THOMAS 48 27/03/1943 Fireman TOWER HILL MEMORIAL Panel 71.


Mount Mycale

She was a 3,556 grt steam cargo ship that was sunk on 22 January 1943 by torpedoes fired by German submarine U-413 at position 52° 00’ N, 50° 30’ W.

There were no survivors

Mount Mycale

UK and Commonwealth Merchant Navy Seamen Recorded as Lost on Mount Mycale

Surname Forename Age D.O.D. Rank Cemetery/Memorial Grave Ref
CHALLINOR ALAN E. J. 19 23/01/1943 Sailor TOWER HILL MEMORIAL Panel 71.
GLOVER WILLIAM 41 23/01/1943 Fireman TOWER HILL MEMORIAL Panel 71.
GRIFFITHS JOHN M. 20 23/01/1943 Fireman TOWER HILL MEMORIAL Panel 71.
HACKETT FREDERICK 29 23/01/1943 Fireman TOWER HILL MEMORIAL Panel 71.
HINDS ARNOLD 44 23/01/1943 Sailor TOWER HILL MEMORIAL Panel 71.
LAMBDEN GEOFFREY GEORGE 16 23/01/1943 Assistant Steward TOWER HILL MEMORIAL Panel 71.
SALIH AHMET 23/01/1943 Fireman TOWER HILL MEMORIAL Panel 71.
SAMPSON ALEXANDER 32 23/01/1943 Fireman TOWER HILL MEMORIAL Panel 71.
WEST DAVID 41 23/01/1943 Fireman TOWER HILL MEMORIAL Panel 71.
WILSON CHARLES 23/01/1943 Greaser TOWER HILL MEMORIAL Panel 71.


Mount Park (Mountpark)

The correct name for this ship was Mountpark. She was a 4,686 grt steam cargo ship that was damaged on 30 September 1940 by aircraft bombing at position 57° 24’ N, 01° 35’ W. She was sunk on 26 April 1941 by further aircraft bombing at position 56° 17’ N, 12° 21’ W.

Mount Park

UK and Commonwealth Merchant Navy Seamen Recorded as Lost on Mount Park (Mountpark)

Surname Forename Age D.O.D. Rank Cemetery/Memorial Grave Ref
DODDS PETER LLEWELLYN 22 26/04/1941 Assistant Cook TOWER HILL MEMORIAL Panel 71.
FERGUSON IAN 32 26/04/1941 Carpenter TOWER HILL MEMORIAL Panel 71.
MEDCALF GEORGE 21 26/04/1941 Assistant Steward TOWER HILL MEMORIAL Panel 71.
SIMPSON EDWARD ALBERT HENRY 28 26/04/1941 Assistant Steward TOWER HILL MEMORIAL Panel 71.
SNELL COLIN 28 26/04/1941 Cook TOWER HILL MEMORIAL Panel 71.
WILSON IAN COCHRANE 34 27/04/1941 Chief Officer TOWER HILL MEMORIAL Panel 71.


Mount Pelion

She was a 5,870 grt steam cargo ship that was sunk on 2 November 1942 by torpedoes fired by German submarine U-522 at position 52° 20’ N, 45° 40’ W.

Mount Pelion

UK and Commonwealth Merchant Navy Seamen Recorded as Lost on Mount Pelion

Surname Forename Age D.O.D. Rank Cemetery/Memorial Grave Ref
AYLING GEORGE EDWARD 31 02/11/1942 Assistant Cook TOWER HILL MEMORIAL Panel 71.