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

Mined off Harwich, Beached and Lost 1940

Clan Monroe Art Gallery

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