|1. Memorial:||Tower Hill Memorial||Pnl 31-34 & 162&162A &163A. London|
|2. Book:||The (1921) Masonic Roll of Honour 1914-1918||Pg.125|
|3. Memorial:||The (1940) Scroll - WW1 Roll of Honour||14B GQS|
|4. Memorial:||Hope Street Masonic Hall Memorial||Liverpool|
Awards & Titles:
Family :Husband of Hellen Jane Holden, of 81, Shiel Rd., Liverpool. Born at Liverpool.
Education & Career :
Marine Engineer, Liverpool (1914).
- The First World War 1914-1918, World-wide.
|Unit :||SS Civilian|
|Action :||Naval Campaign|
HOLDEN, JOSEPH, Chief Engineer, SS Civilian, Mercantile Marine
On October 6th, 1917, the British steamer SS Civilian, on a voyage from Liverpool to Calcutta with general cargo, was sunk by the German submarine UC-74 (Wilhelm Marschall), 15 miles north of Alexandria. 2 persons were killed.
See more at Wrecksite EU.
Commemorated at the Tower Hill Memorial.
Naval Campaign is defined as to include all sea operations that do not fall within specific naval battles such as Jutland, Coronel, Falklands etc. This includes all Merchant Navy losses.
|Type||Lodge Name and No.||Province/District :|
|Mother :||Everton No. 823 E.C.||West Lancashire|
20th May 1914
21st October 1914
16th December 1914
He is one of 189 listed on the Liverpool Masonic Hall Memorial at Hope Street, Liverpool. See more at IWM Memorials.
The project globally acknowledges the following as sources of information for research across the whole database:
- The Commonwealth War Graves Commission
- The (UK) National Archives
- Ancestry.co.uk - Genealogy, Family Trees & Family History online
- ugle.org.uk - The records of the United Grand Lodge of England including the Library and Museum of Freemasonry
- Founder Researchers : Paul Masters & Mike McCarthy
- Researcher : Bruce Littley