Clan Monroe (3)
1940 mined in North Sea and beached, total loss; loss of 13 lives. struck mine off Harwich England whilst acting as auxiliary transport.
She was taken in tow and beached in Hollesley Bay in a depth of 27 feet at low water.
Thirteen people were killed. Captain C.W. Banbury was among the survivors
SS War Manor and SS Clan Monroe
This picture was painted by Sholto Johnstone Douglas
Oil on Canvas
Owned by Imperial War Museum
The following names are listed at the
Merchant Navy Memorial at Tower Hill