LITHERLAND AT WAR
1914-1918

LUDWELL LEE
Mercantile Marine

Seaman
(Ship's Cook)
Died 7th February, 1917 aged 55
SS "Vedamore" (Liverpool)

Husband of Rosalie Lee (nee Francis)
72 Chelsea Road, Litherland
Ludwell was of American birth; born in Washington, United States of America

MEDALS AWARDED
For War Service - Mercantile Marine - 1914-1918
Mercantile Marine Medal - British War Medal
Graphic by Ronnie Cusworth
COMMEMORATED
Tower Hill Memorial, London
Litherland Civic War Memorial
St Andrew's Church, Bootle
On February 7th, 1917, SS "Vedamore" a defensively armed merchant ship, on a voyage from Baltimore to Liverpool with general cargo, was sunk by the German submarine U-85, 20 miles west of Fastnet. 23 persons were lost.
Tower Hill Memorial - London

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