|1. Memorial:||Tower Hill Memorial||London|
|2. Book:||The (1921) Masonic Roll of Honour 1914-1918||Pg.134|
|3. Memorial:||The (1940) Scroll - WW1 Roll of Honour||24C GQS|
Awards & Titles:
Family :Son of Mary Wright Scott of 6 Ocean View Whitley Bay
- The First World War 1914-1918, World-wide.
|Unit / Ship / Est.: SS Clintonia|
The merchant navy (Volume 2) - Hurd, Archibald, Sir On August 1st the Clintonia (3,830 tons), after a spirited defence by her master (Mr. Geoffrey Donnelly) under a heavy fire, was sunk thirty miles from Ushant ; five Europeans and five Lascars were drowned owing to the capsizing of a ship's boat, and a number of men were wounded during the running fire which the submarine maintained before Captain Donnelly ordered his engines to be stopped.
|Action : Naval Campaign|
Naval Campaign is defined as to include all sea operations where attrition rates are in ones and twos and which do not fall within specific naval battles such as Jutland, Coronel, Falklands etc. This includes Merchant Navy losses.
|Type||Lodge Name and No.||Province/District :|
|Mother :||John Readhead No. 3217 E.C.||Durham|
17th May 1915
The record of John Readhead Lodge shows that he was initiated 17th May 1915. He is a 33 year old, Chief Officer, resident at Whitley Bay. His entry shows that he "Drowned 1.8.15." He did not advance further than Entered Apprentice.
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