The First Lieutenant was sadly drowned in 1917. You can read his story here: https://halfmuffled.wordpress.com/2017/01/19/for-those-in-peril-on-the-sea-lt-cmdr-ralph-ireland-8-february-1884-19-january-1917/?fbclid=IwAR2F054wG2OgN_PBIpTCu-ym-a9jnKnvt9ZtqTaS0kDpwRisxta69BbPQ6w

Photo source: The Irish at War @irelandbattles
Photo source: Surrey Association of Church Bell Ringers who served in the First World War



  1. HMS Southampton Crew List (Photographs)
  2. HMS Southampton Crew List (updated in Real-time)