1. Memorial:Tower Hill Memorial London
2. Book:The (1921) Masonic Roll of Honour 1914-1918Pg.135
3. Memorial:The (1940) Scroll - WW1 Roll of Honour2C GQS

Awards & Titles:


Family :

Husband of Mary Ada South, of 9, Winifred Terrace, Hendon, Sunderland.

Service Life:


Unit / Ship / Est.: SS War Song 

"'In one grave are buried officers and men of the S.S. ""War Song,"" sunk by German gunfire on the 15th January, 1918, 19 kilometres West of the island. There are now 10, 1914-18 war casualties commemorated in this site. Of these, a small number are unidentified.' "

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.

Masonic :

TypeLodge Name and No.Province/District :
Mother : St John's No. 80 E.C.Durham

13th July 1915
16th December 1915

Summons for 19th April 1921 gives the following detail: In Fraternal Remembrance of our Glorious Dead: Bro. J.South, Chief Engineer. Torpedoed on Admiralty Transport February 1918.

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