Memorial: M1475

Memorial tile in All Saints’ Church, Brightlingsea, Essex, commemorating Ernest Walter Brown d. 1903

Location

All Saints' Church, Brightlingsea, Essex, England

Transcript

'Ernest Walter Brown / Aged 24 / Drowned from the Yacht 'Senga’ / In Calais Harbour / June 18th 1903. / Buried at Calais.'

Details

Type: Memorial tile
Vessel: Senga

People

Brown, Ernest Walter
Age: 24
Date of Death: 18/6/1903
Cause of Death: Maritime accident
Rank / Occupation: Yacht crew
Organisation: Unknown

Extra

Bibliography: Alfred L. Wakeling and Peter Moon 'Tiles of Tragedy' (Brightlingsea, 2001).