Memorial: M2737

Memorial at Old Cemetery, Ipswich, Suffolk commemorating George Butcher, d. 1890 in the loss of SS ‘Thanemore’


Old Cemetery, Ipswich, Suffolk, England


'George Frederick BUTCHER, eldest son of George Frederick and Louisa Susan Butcher, who lost his life by the foundering in the Atlantic of the SS THANEMORE of Liverpool, November 27th 1890, aged 50 years'


Vessel: SS Thanemore


Butcher, George Frederick
Age: 50
Date of Death: 27/11/1890
Cause of Death: Vessel loss
Rank / Occupation: Unknown
Organisation: Johnston Line


Notes: The SS 'Thanemore' burned and sank in heavy weather in the Atlantic, with the loss of 43 lives.