Register of Deceased Seamen

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Extracts from Register of Deceased Seamen relating to the Orkneys 1919-1924

Surname First Name Age Rank Birth Place Last Known Abode Date of Death Cause Place Ship Comments
Lynch John 54 Fisherman Orkney Southend, Stromness 15/02/1919 Drowned Stromness St. Olo
Rud R 26 AB Orkney 6 Long Wynd, Kirkwall, Orkneys 14/06/1919 Drowned at sea Talus Sailing ship & missing
Sinclair John 25 AB Orkney Oglaby, Stromness 10/08/1919 Drowned Costantinople War Hamilton
Sinclair Alex. H
Master Orkney Kirkhouse, S. Parish, Sth Ronaldshay 07/11/1919 Drowned at sea Janet
Corsie J 64 Master Orkney 220 Wakefield St., East Ham., London 10/06/1920 Drowned at sea St. Boswells
Scott R.C. 41 Supernum. 2nd Eng Orkney Huateso, Rousay 11/08/1920 Cardiac Failure at sea Kashmir
Leslie James Sandison 28 Mate Orkney Vauxhall' Stronsay 20/12/1920 Result of a fall St. Louis Hosp. Boulogne-sur-Mer Tay
Gray William Duncan 28 Master Orkney Windwick, South Ronaldshay 09/10/1923 Drowned Thurso Harbour Royal Exchange sailing ship
Kirkness James 63 2nd Eng Orkney 5 Laverick Bank Rd, Leith 15/12/1923 Heart failure La Rochelle Hospital Morna disch. La Pallice 13/12/1923
Wylie Wm 50 Fisherman Orkney 24 Wellington St. Kirkwall 06/02/1924 Fall


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