Liverpool Masonic War Memorial – Column 1

FRED ALDRIDGE LODGE of PRUDENCE No.2114
Frederick Aldridge initiated 18 April 1906. Chef , Chief Steward, died at sea aboard SS Parisian (Leyland Line) 2 November 1916 age 34, Commemorated Liverpool Masonic Hall
JOHN W ALLAN QUEEN’S LODGE No.2681
John William Allan initiated 7 July 1916. Chief Engineer, Lost at sea when SS Santa Amalia torpedoed 28 December 1917, age 48, Commemorated on the Mercantile Marine Memorial, Tower Hill, London
R J ARMSTRONG EVERTON LODGE No.823
James Richardson Armstrong initiated 8 July 1901, Chief Engineer, Lost at sea when SS Artist torpedoed 27 January 1917 age 47 , Commemorated on the Mercantile Marine Memorial, Tower Hill, London
CHAS HY ASCROFT EVERTON LODGE No.823
Charles Henry Ascroft initiated 17 January 1912. Storekeeper, Private 62381. 25 Bn. Royal Welsh Fusiliers, killed in action 31 October 1917 age 36, Buried in Beersheba War Cemetery, Israel
WILLIAM BEATS BOOTLE WILBRAHAM LODGE No.2463.
William Beats initiated 2 January 1914, Cashier, Private S/44228, 6 Bn. Gordon Highlanders (formerly Piper, Liverpool Scottish), Died as a POW on 3 November 1918 age 29. Buried in Cologne Southern Cemetery, Germany
JOHN COATES BELL KING’S LODGE No.3101
John Coates Bell initiated 27 October 1914. Schoolmaster, Private 6062, 2/7 Bn. Liverpool Regiment, accidentally killed 18 July 1916 age 36, Buried in Bootle Cemetery, Nr Liverpool, England
ARTHUR BELLHOUSE ANFIELD LODGE No.2215
Arthur Bellhouse initiated 24 May 1917. Master Mariner, Lost at sea when SS Sea Gull torpedoed 16 March 1918 age 47, Commemorated on the Mercantile Marine Memorial, Tower Hill, London
HAROLD M BIBBY SIR WALTER RALEIGH LODGE No.2837
Harold Mowbray Bibby initiated 8 January 1916. Chief Officer Mercantile Marine, Lieut. H.M.Yacht Verona, Royal Naval Reserve, mined at sea and killed 24 Feb 1917 age 24 , Commemorated on Panel 3 of the Plymouth Naval Memorial, England
STANLEY G BOWE ARTHUR STANLEY LODGE No.3469
Stanley Gordon Bowe initiated 9 February 1914, Tea Salesman, Lieutenant, 5 Bn. Lancashire Fusiliers, killed by shellfire 15 May 1918 age 33, Buried in Pernes British Cemetery, Pas-de-Calais, France
ALFRED BRADLEY LIVERPOOL DRAMATIC LODGE No.1609
Alfred Bradey (Brady) initiated 25 April 1915, Musician, Private 292925, 7 Bn. Cheshire Regiment, died (wounds?) 17 August 1917 age 30, Buried at St Andrews Churchyard, Covehithe, Suffolk, England
ALBERT BROWN DOWNSHIRE LODGE No.594
Albert Brown initiated 16 April 1913. Steward (ships), Private 60023, 15 Bn. South Lanc’s Reg. killed in accident 18 April 1917 age 37, Buried in Everton Cemetery, Liverpool, England
JOHN F J CAMERON WAVERTREE LODGE No.2294
John Frederick James Cameron, initiated 17 June 1915. River Pilot, Mersey No.1 Pilot Boat, mined at Liverpool Bar, killed 28 December 1917 age 31, Commemorated on the Mercantile Marine Memorial, Tower Hill, London
H LA TROBE CAMPBELL CROXTETH UNITED SERVICES LODGE No.786
Harold La Trobe Campbell D.S.O., initiated 5 March 1909. Surveyor (mining), Major, Royal Engineers, died 19 February 1919 age 37, Buried in Canford Cemetery, Bristol, England
THOMAS CAMPBELL JAMES T CALLOW LODGE No.3596
Thomas Campbell initiated 20 January 1917. Master Mariner, Lieutenant, Royal Naval Reserve, H.M.S. President, died 29 August 1918 age 29 , Buried in Anfield Cemetery, Liverpool, England
WILLIAM J CASEY EXCELSIOR LODGE No.3580
William James Casey initiated 15 November 1913. Railway Contractor, Pte 105698, Princess Patricia’s Canadian Light Infantry, killed in action 13 June 1917 age 45, Buried at Petit-Vimy British Cemetery, Pas-de-Calais, France
GEORGE E CLARK ANTIENT BRITON LODGE No.1675
Gilbert Edmund Clark initiated 23 April 1902, Engineer, Chief Engineer, S.S. Basil, lost in collision and sinking at sea 11 November 1917 age 52, Commemorated Liverpool Masonic Hall
JOHN D CLARKE TOXTETH LODGE No.1356
John Darlington Clarke initiated 18 March 1914. Steward (ship’s), Chief Steward, S.S. Basil, lost in collision and sinking at sea 11 November 1917 age 29 , Buried at Toxteth Cemetery, Liverpool
JAMES N CLITHEROE MARLBOROUGH LODGE No.1620
James Norman Clitheroe initiated 4 March 1912, Ships Steward , Lieutenant of 53 Sqn. R.A.F.. killed when his aircraft crashed 22 May 1918 age 32, Buried in Blackpool Cemetery, Lancashire, England
JOHN SCOTT COLLINS NEPTUNE LODGE No.1264
John Scott Collins initiated 1 February 1915, Joiner (wood), Sapper 158966, 87 Field Company Royal Engineers died of wounds 26 October 1916 age 29, Buried in Grove Town Cemetery, Meaulte, Somme, France
J L W COLLINSON WEST LANCASHIRE LODGE No.1403 & LIVERPOOL CASTLE LODGE No.3373
Jeffreys Lewis William Collinson 9 January 1909. Student at Oxford, joined Liverpool Castle No.3373 on 24 October 1912, 2nd Lieutenant, 2 Bn. South Lancashire Regiment killed in action 15 July 1916 age 31,Commemorated on the Ovillers Memorial, Somme, France
JOHN A CORDER KIRKDALE LODGE No.1756
John Armstrong Corder initiated 24 September 1913. Ships Hairdresser, Barber aboard S.S.Dwinsk, torpedoed and lost at sea 18 June 1918 age 27 , Commemorated on the Mercantile Marine Memorial, Tower Hill, London
ARTHUR G CORLETT NEPTUNE LODGE No.1264
Arthur George Corlett initiated 2 December1912. Clerk, Private 44253, 12 Bn Manchester Regiment died of wounds 17 September 1917 age 32, Buried in Sunken Road Cemetery, Fampoux, Pas-de-Calais, France
ARTHUR E COWLEY CYCLING AND ATHLETIC LODGE No.2335
Arthur Edwin Cowley initiated 1 June 1911. Chief Steward (ship), Sergeant 16164, 2 City Battalion, Liverpool Pal’s, killed in action 1 July 1916 age 28, Buried in Danzig Alley Cemetery, Mametz, Somme, France
SAMUEL H CRAIG EVERTON LODGE No.823
Samuel Henry Craig initiated 17 May 1911. Chief Steward (ship), Purser, S.S.Princess Royal, lost at sea when torpedoed 26 May 1918 age 41, Commemorated on the Mercantile Marine Memorial, Tower Hill, London
GEORGE CRAIGE SIR WALTER RALEIGH LODGE No.2837
George Craige initiated 13 May 1911. Book-keeper, 2nd Lieut. Liverpool Scottish, died of illness 28 October 1918 age 33, Buried in St Luke’s Churchyard, Great Crosby, Nr. Liverpool. England
HARRY CROOK EVERTON LODGE No.823
Harry (Henry) Crook initiated 16 July 1913. Licensed Victualler, 2nd Lieutenant, 1st City Bn. Liverpool Pal’s died of wounds 20 April 1918 age 44, Commemorated on the Tyne Cot Memorial, near Ieper (Ypres), Belgium
J McCOLM CULLEN ANTIENT BRITON LODGE No.1675
James McColm Cullen initiated 26 March 1912. Wine and Spirit Merchant, Leading Seaman M/1/30 R.N.V.R., S.S. Red Rose, lost at sea 21 May 1918 age 29, Commemorated on Panel 29 of the Plymouth Naval Memorial, England
FREDERICK CURTIS ANTIENT BRITON LODGE No.1675
Frederick Curtis initiated 25 June 1912. Salesman, Private 332218 Liverpool Regiment, killed in action 30 November 1917 age 37, Commemorated on the Cambrai Memorial, Louveral, France
ALFRED REG CUTTS MARLBOROUGH LODGE No.1620
Alfred Reginald Cutts initiated 5 May 1913. Ships Steward, Private 34569, 3rd City Bn. Liverpool Pal’s killed in action 30 July 1916 age 26, Commemorated on the Thiepval Memorial, Somme, France
JAMES DAVENPORT ALLIANCE LODGE No.667
James Davenport initiated 19 September 1899, Book-keeper, Co.Sgt Major, Royal Defence Corps, killed in accident at Gretna, 13 June 1917 age 49, Buried in Anfield Cemetery, Liverpool, England
CHARLES DEVINE STANLEY LODGE No.1325
Charles Lawford Devine (Divine) initiated 27 July 1914. Chief Engineer, Lieutenant HMS M28 Royal Naval Reserve, killed at sea 20 January 1918 age 30, Buried in Lancashire Landings Cemetery, Sedd-el-Bahr, Gallipoli, Turkey
GEORGE DIXON KIRKDALE LODGE No.1756 & LIVERPOOL LODGE No.1547
George Dixon (name shows on memorial twice but is same person) initiated 25 April 1906, Manger for African Merchants and joining member to Liverpool Lodge 17 May 1913, Bombardier, 105645, D Battery, 113 Brigade, Royal Field Artillery , Killed in action 1 June 1917 age 36 , Buried in Kemmel Chateau Military Cemetery, near Ieper (Ypres) Belgium
HARVEY S DUDER SEFTON LODGE No.680 & LIVERPOOL CASTLE LODGE No.3373
Harvey Steevens Duder initiated Lodge No.680 on 10 February 1911, Solicitor , joined Lodge No.3373 6 February 1914, Captain, Liverpool Irish, killed in action 31 August 1917 age 40,Commemorated on the Menin Gate Memorial, Ieper, (Ypres) Belgium
FREDK WM DUNBABIN LITHERLAND LODGE No.3676
Frederick William Dunbabin initiated 5 May 1915. Commercial Clerk, Private 358971, Liverpool Scottish, killed by enemy shellfire 7 July 1917 age 34 , Buried in Erquinghem-Lys Churchyard Extension, Nord, France
WILLIAM DURBROW ANFIELD LODGE No.2215
William Durbrow initiated 15 February 1915. Engineer, Engineer, S.S.Burutu lost in collision at sea 3 October 1918 age 35 , Commemorated Liverpool Masonic Hall
ROBERT J DURRANT LODGE of PRUDENCE No.2114
Robert James Durrant initiated 18 December 1893. Ships Pilot, Lost at sea Mersey No1 Pilot ship mined at Liverpool Bar 28 December 1917 age 52, Commemorated on the Mercantile Marine Memorial, Tower Hill, London
FRANK M EDGAR LODGE OF EMULATION No.1505
Frank Maxwell Edgar initiated 9 February 1914. Cotton Brokers Clerk, Sergeant 1551, Liverpool Scottish, killed in action 9 August 1916 age 27, Commemorated on the Thiepval Memorial, Somme, France
JOHN EDMONDSON LODGE of PRUDENCE No.2114
John Edmondson initiated 15 October 1906. Master Mariner, Captain, S.S. Huntsvale, killed when torpedoed at sea 4 November 1916 age 46 , Commemorated on the Mercantile Marine Memorial, Tower Hill, London
ALFRED C EDWARDS TEMPLE LODGE No.1094
Alfred Cecil Edwards M.C. initiated 9 November 1910. Doctor, Captain, Royal Army Medical Corps, died of wounds (gassing) 25 July 1917 age 37, Buried in Mont Huon Military Cemetery, Le Treport, Seine-Maritime, France
JOHN ELSTON JAMES T CALLOW LODGE No.3596
John Elston initiated 18 September 1915 Cashier, Gunner 285473, Royal Garrison Artillery, killed in action 21 March 1918 age 32, Commemorated on the Arras Memorial, Faubourg-d’Amiens Cem. Arras, France
JOHN A EVANS TOXTETH LODGE No.1356
John Albert Evans initiated 12 August 1908. Steward (ships), Chief Steward, lost at sea in collision on SS Mendi 21 February 1917 age 33, Commemorated Liverpool Masonic Hall
ALFRED FISHER PRINCE OF WALES LODGE No.1035
Alfred Fisher initiated 9 January 1913, Chief Engineer, Engineer lost when S.S. Coonagh torpedoed 15 March 1917 age 36, Commemorated on the Mercantile Marine Memorial, Tower Hill, London
JAMES A FISHER WILBRAHAM LODGE No.1713
James Arthur Fisher initiated 14 November 1911. Commercial Traveller, Private 380911, 11 Bn. Liverpool Regiment killed in action 23 March 1918 age 31, Commemorated on the Pozieres Memorial, Somme, France
JOSEPH H FLETCHER TEMPLE LODGE No.1094
Joseph Harold Fletcher initiated 10 March 1909. Manager, Captain 19 Bn. Royal Welsh Fusiliers killed in action 25 November 1917 age 31, Commemorated on the Cambrai Memorial, Louveral, Nord, France
ACHESON H FORREST MARLBOROUGH LODGE No.1620
Acheson Hill Forrest initiated 4 June 1917. Engineer, Lost his life when S.S. Merton Hall was torpedoed 11 February 1918 age 25, Commemorated on the Mercantile Marine Memorial, Tower Hill, London
ERNEST G FORREST HAMER LODGE No.1393
Ernest Gilbert Forrest initiated 22 March 1912. Estate Agent, L/Cpl17580 3rd City Bn. Liverpool Pal’s killed in action 30 July 1916 age 26, Commemorated on the Thiepval Memorial to the Missing, Somme, France
FREDK F GERMAN SKELMERSDALE LODGE No.1380
Frederick Francis German initiated in 1886. Surgeon Doctor, Captain, Royal Army Medical Corps, died of illness 27 March 1916 age 56, Buried in St. Luke’s Churchyard, Great Crosby, Liverpool, England