In Remembrance

Hyfydle_plaque_RMS Leinster

Many of those from Holyhead lost during the Great War are commemorated on memorial plaques at chapels where they and their families worshiped. This plaque is displayed at Hyfrydle Chapel, Holyhead and among others can be found the names of three crew members of RMS Leinster.

Hannah Owen – Stewardess. She was aged 36 and lived at Tower Gardens.

Edward Salisbury Moors – Engineer’s Steward. Aged 48, he lived at Edmund Street. He left behind a widow and nine children.

Robert Thomas – Storekeeper. He was aged 35 and lived at Rock Street. He left behind a widow and at least two children.

With thanks to Captain Glynne Pritchard for the photograph.

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