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Crawford, W.P., 4th Eng., 1916

Photo: Brian Chandler

In Suez War Memorial Cemetery is the Commionwealth War Grave of Fourth Engineer William Peacock Crawford, serving with the Mercantile Marine who died 17/09/1916.

In Walker (Christ Church) Churchyard is a family headstone which reads:

loving memory
Andrew Crawford
dearly beloved husband of
Mary Ann Crawford
who died February 22 1906
aged 41 years.
Also their children
William and Georgina Elizabeth
who died in infancy
William Peacock
youngest son
Engineer in Mercantile Service
who departed this life and was
laid to rest in the cemetery at
Port Tewfick, Suez, Egypt
aged 22 years
also of the above
Mary Ann Crawford
who died March 18th 1945
aged 77 years.

William Crawford is remembered in our List of Ships’ crews

The CWGC entry for 4th Engineer Crawford

If you know more about this person, please send the details to janet@newmp.org.uk