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HMS Louvain

Commemorative Information Page

 

 

 

In remembrance of the Ships Company  at the time of the sinking, we have created a few pages.

Below is information of the men who died and survived during the sinking of HMS Louvain.

 

 If you know of anyone who you think should be added to the commemorative page or you

have a photo or information which you would like to be added please send an Email to:Carrie-Ann & Ken

 

 

NamesA-B ~ B-C C-E ~ E-G ~ G-M ~ M-P ~ P-S ~ S-T ~ T-Z

Name: GIOVANNI ENDRICH
Nationality: Maltese
Rank: Stoker 1st Class
Regiment/Service: Royal Navy
Unit Text: H.M.S. "Louvain."
Age: 27
Date of Death: 20/01/1918
Service No: K/49002
Additional information: Son of William and Lunziata Endrich of Senglea Malta. Wife: Guiseppina Endrich of 69 Strada Bastione, Senglea, Malta.
Casualty Type: Commonwealth War Dead
Grave/Memorial Reference: 28.
Memorial: PLYMOUTH NAVAL MEMORIAL
Name: WALTER A G ESSAM
Nationality: British
Rank: Chief Steward
Regiment/Service: Mercantile Marine Reserve
Unit Text: H.M.S. "Louvain."
Age: 25
Date of Death: 20/01/1918
Service No: Unknown
Additional information: Son of Walter Essam  of Wellington Rd, Hounslow, Middlesex. Wife: Clare Essam of 2 Netley Rd, Wets Brentford.
Casualty Type: Commonwealth War Dead
Grave/Memorial Reference: 30.
Memorial: PLYMOUTH NAVAL MEMORIAL
Name: GEORGE WILLIAM ANTHONY EVISON
Nationality: British
Rank: Boy Telegraphist
Regiment/Service: Royal Navy
Unit Text: H.M.S. "Louvain."
Age: 17
Date of Death: 20/01/1918
Service No: J55432
Additional information: Son of George and Beatrice Evison of Trafford St, Scunthorpe, Lincs. Native of Louth, Lincs.
Casualty Type: Commonwealth War Dead
Grave/Memorial Reference: 29.
Memorial: PORTSMOUTH NAVAL MEMORIAL
Name: FRANCESCO FALZON
Nationality: Maltese
Rank: Trimmer
Regiment/Service: Mercantile Marine Reserve
Unit Text: H.M.S. "Louvain."
Age: 21
Date of Death: 20/01/1918
Service No: Unknown
Additional information: Son of Michele and Maria Falzon of 24 Strada Hondokir-rummien, Kala, Gozo, Malta.
Casualty Type: Commonwealth War Dead
Grave/Memorial Reference: 30.
Memorial: PLYMOUTH NAVAL MEMORIAL
Name: ARTHUR FARRAR
Nationality: British
Rank: Petty Officer Stoker
Regiment/Service: Royal Navy
Unit Text: H.M.S. "Louvain."
Age: 33
Date of Death: 20/01/1918
Service No: 301440
Additional information: Son of Sam and J Farrar of 46 Dewsbury Rd, Rastrick, Brighthouse, Yorks, Native of Elland, Yorks.
Casualty Type: Commonwealth War Dead
Grave/Memorial Reference: 29.
Memorial: PORTSMOUTH NAVAL MEMORIAL
Name DENIS FARRISSY
Nationality: British
Rank: Seaman
Regiment/Service: Royal Naval Reserve
Unit Text: H.M.S. "Louvain."
Age: 41
Date of Death: 20/01/1918
Service No: 2132D
Additional information: Born 4 Nov 1876 in Carigeen, County Cork, Ireland. Son of Timothy and Nancy (nee Donovon) of Butlerstown, Co Cork.
Casualty Type: Commonwealth War Dead
Grave/Memorial Reference: 29.
Memorial: PLYMOUTH NAVAL MEMORIAL
Name: GAETMO FARRUGIA
Nationality: Maltese
Rank: Trimmer
Regiment/Service: Mercantile Marine Reserve
Unit Text: H.M.S. "Louvain."
Age: 23
Date of Death: 20/01/1918
Service No: Unknown
Additional information: Son of Spiridione and Barbara Farrugia of 81 Strada San Trofimo, Sliema, Malta.
Casualty Type: Commonwealth War Dead
Grave/Memorial Reference: 30.
Memorial: PLYMOUTH NAVAL MEMORIAL
Name: JOHN FARRUGIA
Nationality: Maltese
Rank: Armourer's Mate
Regiment/Service: Royal Navy
Unit Text: H.M.S. "Louvain."
Age: 40
Date of Death: 20/01/1918
Service No: 191G
Additional information: Son of Francesco and Medalina Farrugia of 1 Idaolo Pieta, Vicolo, Terzo, Valletta, Malta.
Casualty Type: Commonwealth War Dead
Grave/Memorial Reference: 29.
Memorial: PLYMOUTH NAVAL MEMORIAL
Name: SPIRO DOMENICO FARRUGIA
Nationality: Maltese
Rank: Stoker 1st Class
Regiment/Service: Royal Navy
Unit Text: H.M.S. "Louvain."
Age: 24
Date of Death: 20/01/1918
Service No: K/49001
Additional information: Son of Spiro and Vincenza Farrugia (nee Chircop) of Valletta, Malta. Wife: Margherita Farrugia of 300 Strada Manderaggio, Valletta, Malta.
Casualty Type: Commonwealth War Dead
Grave/Memorial Reference: 28.
Memorial: PLYMOUTH NAVAL MEMORIAL
Name: CARMELO FENECH
Nationality: Maltese
Rank: Canteen Manager
Regiment/Service: Royal Navy
Unit Text: H.M.S. "Louvain."
Age: 34
Date of Death: 20/01/1918
Service No: Unknown
Additional information: Son of Carmelo and Michelina Fenech of Valletta, Malta. Wife: Marianna Fenech of 5 Strada Dietro La Chiesa, Sliema, Malta.
Casualty Type: Commonwealth War Dead
Grave/Memorial Reference: 31.
Memorial: PLYMOUTH NAVAL MEMORIAL
Name: ANGELO FORMOSA
Nationality: Maltese
Rank: Trimmer
Regiment/Service: Mercantile Marine Reserve
Unit Text: H.M.S. "Louvain."
Age: 31
Date of Death: 20/01/1918
Service No: Unknown
Additional information: Son of Carmela Formosa of 62 Strada Lampuca, Casal Paola, Malta and the late John Formosa.
Casualty Type: Commonwealth War Dead
Grave/Memorial Reference: 30.
Memorial: PLYMOUTH NAVAL MEMORIAL
Name: ISAAC FULCHER
Nationality: British
Rank: Leading Seaman
Regiment/Service: Royal Navy
Unit Text: H.M.S. "Louvain."
Age: 26
Date of Death: 20/01/1918
Service No: 239063
Additional information: Wife: Greta Amy Fulcher of 25 Oac Ave, White Hart Lane, Tottenham, London.
Casualty Type: Commonwealth War Dead
Grave/Memorial Reference: 29.
Memorial: PORTSMOUTH NAVAL MEMORIAL
Name: PAOLO GALEA
Nationality: Maltese
Rank: Assistant Steward
Regiment/Service: Mercantile Marine Reserve
Unit Text: H.M.S. "Louvain."
Age: 18
Date of Death: 20/01/1918
Service No: Unknown
Additional information: Son of Vincent and Mary Galea of 49H Fleur de Lis, Birchecara, Malta.
Casualty Type: Commonwealth War Dead
Grave/Memorial Reference: 31.
Memorial: PLYMOUTH NAVAL MEMORIAL
Name: SPIRIDIONE GALEA
Nationality: Maltese
Rank: Fireman
Regiment/Service: Royal Naval Reserve
Unit Text: H.M.S. "Louvain."
Age: Unknown
Date of Death: 20/01/1918
Service No: 789F
Additional information:  
Casualty Type: Commonwealth War Dead
Grave/Memorial Reference: 29.
Memorial: PLYMOUTH NAVAL MEMORIAL
Name ALFRED GALL
Nationality: British
Rank: Leading Deck Hand
Regiment/Service: Royal Naval Reserve
Unit Text: H.M.S. "Louvain."
Age Unknown
Date of Death: 20/01/1918
Service No: 2431DA
Additional information: Wife: Lilly V Eaton (Formerly Gall) of 20 Haycroft Ave, Grimsby.
Casualty Type: Commonwealth War Dead
Grave/Memorial Reference: 30.
Memorial: CHATHAM NAVAL MEMORIAL
Name JOHN GEDDES
Nationality: British
Rank: Deck Hand
Regiment/Service: Royal Naval Reserve
Unit Text: H.M.S. "Louvain."
Age: 26
Date of Death: 20/01/1918
Service No: 16621DA
Additional information: Son of Georgina Geddes of 89 Roanheads, Peterhead, Aberdeenshire.
Casualty Type: Commonwealth War Dead
Grave/Memorial Reference: 31.
Memorial: PORTSMOUTH NAVAL MEMORIAL
Name: WALTER CHARLES GILMORE
Nationality: British
Rank: Sculleryman
Regiment/Service: Mercantile Marine Reserve
Unit Text: H.M.S. "Louvain."
Age: 28
Date of Death: 20/01/1918
Service No: Unknown
Additional information: Son of Rose Gilmore
Casualty Type: Commonwealth War Dead
Grave/Memorial Reference: 31.
Memorial: PLYMOUTH NAVAL MEMORIAL
Name: SAMUEL JAMES GLOVER
Nationality: British
Rank: Stoker
Regiment/Service: Royal Naval Reserve
Unit Text: H.M.S. "Louvain."
Age: 29
Date of Death: 20/01/1918
Service No: 1697S
Additional information: Born 13th Dec 1888. Wife: Ellen E Glover of 10 Kerry St, Tidal Basin, London.
Casualty Type: Commonwealth War Dead
Grave/Memorial Reference: 31.
Memorial: CHATHAM NAVAL MEMORIAL
Name: MICHAEL GOLDEN
Nationality: British
Rank: Leading Seaman
Regiment/Service: Royal Naval Reserve
Unit Text: H.M.S. "Louvain"
Age: 39
Date of Death: 22/01/1918
Service No: 3276B
Additional information: Son of the late John and Mary Golden. Wife: Mary E Golden of Wygram Place, Wexford.
Casualty Type: Commonwealth War Dead
Grave/Memorial Reference: 29.
Cemetery: PLYMOUTH NAVAL MEMORIAL
Name: STANLEY THOMAS GORICK
Nationality: British
Rank: Ordinary Seaman
Regiment/Service: Royal Navy
Unit Text: H.M.S. "Louvain"
Age: 19
Date of Death: 22/01/1918
Service No: J/76571
Additional information: Son of Thomas Edward and Elizabeth Gorick of 130 Brooke Rd, Stoke Newington, London.
Casualty Type: Commonwealth War Dead
Grave/Memorial Reference: 28.
Cemetery: CHATHAM NAVAL MEMORIAL
Name: CHARLES FREDERICK GOSS
Nationality: British
Rank: Ordinary Seaman
Regiment/Service: Royal Navy
Unit Text: H.M.S. "Louvain."
Age: 19
Date of Death: 20/01/1918
Service No: J/79398
Additional information: Son of Frderick and Elizabeth Goss of 2 The Parade, High St, Hornsey, London
Casualty Type: Commonwealth War Dead
Grave/Memorial Reference: 28.
Memorial: CHATHAM NAVAL MEMORIAL
Name: GEORGE HAROLD GRANT
Nationality: British
Rank: Ordinary Seaman
Regiment/Service: Royal Navy
Unit Text: H.M.S. "Louvain."
Age:  18
Date of Death: 20/01/1918
Service No: J/77550
Additional information: Son of Charles Henry and Edith Mary Grant of 39 McNeil Rd, Camberwell, London.
Casualty Type: Commonwealth War Dead
Grave/Memorial Reference: 28.
Memorial: CHATHAM NAVAL MEMORIAL
Name: SALVATORE GRECH
Nationality: Maltese
Rank: Fireman
Regiment/Service: Royal Naval Reserve
Unit Text: H.M.S. "Louvain."
Age: 29
Date of Death: 20/01/1918
Service No: 591F
Additional information: Son of Vincenzo and Maria Grech
Casualty Type: Commonwealth War Dead
Grave/Memorial Reference: 29.
Memorial: PLYMOUTH NAVAL MEMORIAL
Name: CHARLES THOMAS GREENER
Nationality: British
Rank: Ordinary Seaman
Regiment/Service: Royal Navy
Unit Text: H.M.S. "Louvain."
Age: 18
Date of Death: 20/01/1918
Service No: J/76572
Additional information: Born 18 Aug 1899 in Finsbury, London. Son of Gus and Sarah Greener of 303 Bartholomew Buildings, Seward St, Goswell Rd, London.
Casualty Type: Commonwealth War Dead
Grave/Memorial Reference: 28.
Memorial: CHATHAM NAVAL MEMORIAL
Name: FREDERICK WALTER JOHN GREIR
Nationality: British
Rank: Aircraft 2nd class
Regiment/Service: Royal Naval Air Service
Unit Text: H.M.S. "Louvain."
Age: 19
Date of Death: 20/01/1918
Service No: F/40339
Additional information: Born 19 Jun 1899 in Sydenham, London. His Uncle Thomas of 666 Woolwich Rd, London was notified of his death.
Casualty Type: Commonwealth War Dead
Grave/Memorial Reference: 30.
Memorial: CHATHAM NAVAL MEMORIAL
Name: SIDNEY HERBERT GRIFFIN
Nationality: British
Rank: Able Seaman
Regiment/Service: Mercantile Marine Reserve
Unit Text: H.M.S. "Louvain."
Age: 19
Date of Death: 20/01/1918
Service No: 890568
Additional information: Son of the late Albert and Eliza Griffin of Trowbridge, Wiltshire, England. Other Ship listed is H.M. Tug "Rescue"
Casualty Type: Commonwealth War Dead
Grave/Memorial Reference: 30.
Memorial: PLYMOUTH NAVAL MEMORIAL
   

 

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