Memorial: M3148

Memorial in St Peter’s Church, Monk Soham, Suffolk commemorating Joseph Bazalgette, RNR d. 1912


St Peter's Church, Monk Soham, Suffolk, England


'Joseph William Bazalgette RNR, elder son of the late Revd Evelyn Bazalgette, born 13 April 1893, died 11 March 1912. Accidentally drowned at sea from the S.S. Port Jackson, whilst performing his duty. "And immediately Jesus stretched forth his hand and caught him” Matthew XIV. 31'


Vessel: SS 'Port Jackson'


Bazalgette, Joseph William
Age: 18
Date of Death: 11/3/1912
Cause of Death: Maritime accident
Rank / Occupation: Unknown
Organisation: Royal Naval Reserve


Recorder: William Donnan. 1971