Memorial tile in All Saints Church, Brightlingsea, Essex, commemorating William Gilbert d. 1916
All Saints Church, Brightlingsea, Essex, England
'William Gilbert / Aged 26 / Lost from H.M. / Patrol Yacht 'Zarefah’ / off the Scotch coast / May 8 1916'.
Vessel: HMY Zarefah
1914-1918 First World War
Date of Death: 8/5/1916
Cause of Death: vessel loss
Rank / Occupation: Fireman
Organisation: Mercantile Maritime Reserve
Bibliography: Alfred L. Wakeling and Peter Moon 'Tiles of Tragedy' (Brightlingsea, 2001).