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 Charles A Walker

Charles A Walker

Ontario, Canada
Death 3 Oct 1918 (aged 24–25)
At Sea
Burial Cabra, County Dublin, Ireland
Plot Cenotaph, Panel 2 [Screen Wall]
Memorial ID 100157625 · View Source
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Assistant Steward Charles A. Walker.
The Mercantile Marine.
S.S. "Eupion".

Aged 25.
Son of Charles and Elizabeth Sarah Walker, of 20, Edward Street, Brantford, Ontario, Canada.

SS Eupion was a tanker, built in 1914, enroute from Philadelphia to Limerick, that was sunk on 3 October 1918, approx. 10 miles west of Loop Head, Co. Clare.
It was hit by a torpedo from UB-123, with the loss of 11 crew.
One week later, UB-123 sank the R.M.S. Leinster with huge loss of life.
R.M.S. Leinster

Commemorated on a panel at Grangegorman Memorial.
Buried at Kilrush [Church of Ireland] graveyard, Co. Clare.

Also commemorated here are two other crew members of the Eupion.
Christopher Clark
Sidney F. Walters

  • Created by: John
  • Added: 4 Nov 2012
  • Find A Grave Memorial 100157625
  • Peter Power-Hynes MA FRGS FRSA FRSAI
  • Find A Grave, database and images ( : accessed ), memorial page for Charles A Walker (1893–3 Oct 1918), Find A Grave Memorial no. 100157625, citing Grangegorman Memorial, Cabra, County Dublin, Ireland ; Maintained by John (contributor 47032041) .