Butler, William

William Butler

William ButlerWilliam Butler

Rank: First Class Stoker

Ship: HMS India

Mother: Mrs Johnston

Address: 25 Perth Road, Silverhill

Other Info: Lost on 8th August 1915. The SS India, an armed merchant cruiser, was torpedoed by the German submarine U-22 off the coast of Norway. 160 crew were lost and 141 saved. William is remembered at Plymouth Naval Memorial on panel 6.

Published: September 1915

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Farrier, Walter James

Walter James Farrier

FarrierWalter James FarrierWalter James Farrier

Rank: Trimmer

Ship: SS India

Parents: John Thomas Matthew Farrier and Sarah Ann Ramkin

Brother: Thomas Frederic Farrier, Albert Edward Farrier & Percy H Farrier

Brother-in-Law: G Pepper

Address: 97 St Georges Road, Hastings

Other Info: Lost on HMS India. According to CWGC Walter died on 8th August 1915. HMS India was sunk by German submarine U22 with the loss of 160 crew. Walter is remembered at Plymouth Naval Memorial on Panel 9.

Published: August 1915 & August 1916

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