Merseyside Men Who Served On The Alabama

Fifty-seven of the men listed here fought at Cherbourg, of those;
Nine were wounded.
Eleven died, one by drowning.

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George Applebee and James Mason are both buried at Cherbourg. Their graves were visited by members of Admiral Semmes family in June of 1999, and an honor ceremony was performed

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George Addison - - Carpenter's Mate. Lived in Copperas Hill, Liverpool. Fought at Cherbourg.

George Applebee - - Yeoman. Fought, died and is buried at Cherbourg.

A. G. Bartelli - - Captain Semmes' Steward. Fought and died at Cherbourg.

Patrick Bradley - - Fireman. Fought at Cherbourg.

James Brosman - - Boatswain's Mate. Fought at Cherbourg.

John Caren - - Wardroom Cook. Fought at Cherbourg.

Joseph Connor - - Wardroom Cook. Resided in Walnut Street, Liverpool.

His wife had a Butcher's Shop at the same address. Connor was in the Royal Navy Reserve, and also fought at Cherbourg.

H. Cosgrave - - No details known.

William Crawford - - Quarter Gunner. Lived at 30 Key Street, Liverpool. Member of the Royal Naval Reserve and fought at Cherbourg.

Frank Cunan - - Fireman, First Class. Fought at Cherbourg.

I. G. Dent - - Quartermaster Fought at Cherbourg.

John Doyle - - Wardroom Cook. Deserted Singapore.

Owen Duffy - - Fireman, First Class. An Irishman who also fought at Cherbourg.

John Duggan - - Wardroom Cook. Resided in Liverpool. Transferred to CSS Tuscaloosa. Duggan was a member of the Royal Naval Reserve.

Peter Duncan - - Fireman. A Liverpool man who fought and died at Cherbourg.

Robert Egan - - Boy Seaman. Lived at 31 Castle Street, Liverpool. Deserted at Cape Town.

George Egerton - - Fireman, First Class. Fought at Cherbourg.

John Emery - - Wardroom Cook. Resided at 177 Burlington Street, Liverpool Fought at Cherbourg.

Henry Fisher - - Coxswain. Fought and died at Cherbourg.

Edward Fitzmaurice - - Paid off at Blanquilla. Lived in Aigburth, Liverpool.

W. F. Forrestal - - Quartermaster Fought at Cherbourg.

James Foxton - - Fireman. Fought at Cherbourg.

George Freemantle - - Captain's Coxswain. Fought at Cherbourg.

Edgar Fripp - - Wardroom Cook. A Londoner who fought at Cherbourg.

Charles GoodwIn - - Captain of After Guard. Fought at Cherbourg.

John Grady - - Boy Seaman. A Liverpool lad who deserted at Singapore.

George Gnischas - - Ordinary Seaman. Paid off at Blanquilla.

John Harrigan - - Fireman. Fought at Cherbourg.

George Harwood - - Boatswain's Mate. Honorably discharged 27.2.63. Resided in Liverpool.

William Hearn - - Wardroom Cook. Resided in Liverpool. Another Royal Naval Reservist who fought at Cherbourg.

Peter Henney - - Wardroom Cook. Liverpool man who deserted at Cape Town.

Henry Samuel - - Wardroom Cook. Another Liverpool man who fought at Cherbourg.

James Hoggs - - (Surname could be HICKS) Captain of Hold. Liverpool man.

Peter Hughes - - Captain of Foretop. Resided in Liverpool. Fought and was wounded at Cherbourg.

John Jack - - Fireman. Deserted Cape Town.

Frederick Johns - - Paymaster's Steward. Fought and died at Cherbourg. His father kept a coal yard in Howard Street, Liverpool.

Brent Johnson - - Boatswain's Mate. Deserted Cape Town.

Edwin Jones - - Ward rQom Cook. Transferred to CSS TUSCALOOSA.

James King - - Quartermaster Fought and died at Cherbourg. Lived at 233 Atholl Street, Liverpool.

Martin King - - Fireman. Fought and was wounded at Cherbourg.

Peter Laverty - - Fireman. Fought at Cherbourg.

J Lartrum - - Fireman. Deserted Martinique.

William Levins - - Wardroom Cook. Nothing else known.

Michael McAllee - - Boy Seaman. Deserted Martinique.

James McFadgen - - Seaman, First Class. Resided at 6 West Derby Street, Liverpool. Fought at Cherbourg.

Miles McFarland- - Fireman. A Scotsman living in Liverpool. Fought at Cherbourg.

William McGinley - - Wardroom Cook.Fought and was wounded at Cherbourg.

Thomas McMillan - - Coxswain. Fought and was wounded at Cherbourg.

Michael Mars - - Coxswain. Fought at Cherbourg.

James Mair - - Fireman.Fought and died at Cherbourg.

H Marmelstein - - Quartermaster. Transferred to CSS Tuscaloosa.

James Mason - - Fireman. Fought, died and was buried at Cherbourg.

Ralph Masters - - Quarter Gunner. An Irishman who fought at Cherbourg.

William Morgan - - Captain of Foretop. Resided 2a, Gibraltar Row, Liverpool. Morgan fought at Cherbourg.

Thomas Murphy - - Fireman. Murphy fought at Cherbourg and was rescued only to be drowned later in the war trying to run the blockade of the Southern ports.

John Neal - - Wardroom Cook. Fought and was wounded at Cherbourg. Lived with his sister in Manchester Street, Liverpool.

Thomas Parker - - Boy Seaman. Fought At Cherbourg.

R Parkinson - - No details known.

Joseph Pearson - - Wardroom Cook. Resided at 63 Soho Street, Liverpool. Fought at Cherbourg.

Thomas Potter - - Lived in Arch Street, Liverpool.

William Price - - No details known.

Christian Pust - - Fireman. A German who fought and died at Cherbourg.

William Purdy - - Sailing Master's Mate. A Merseyside Irishman who fought at Cherbourg.

Edward Rawse - - Ship's Corporal. Fought at Cherbourg.

John Reilly - - Fireman. Fought at Cherbourg.

David Roach - - Fireman. Deserted Martinique.

John Roberts - - Wardroom Cook. A Welshman residing in Liverpool. Fought and died at Cherbourg.

Wiolliam Rinton - - Wardroom Cook. Transferred to CSS TUSCALOOSA.

Charles Seymour - - Captain of After Guard. Fought and was wounded at Cherbourg.

Andrew Shilland- - Fireman. Resided in Atholl Street, Liverpool. Fought at Cherbourg.

James Smith - - Captain of Forecastle. Resided in Liverpool, deserted in Singapore.

F Townsend - - Fireman. Nothing else known except that he fought at Cherbourg.

Henry Tucker - - Wardroom Cook. Fought at Cherbourg.

H Ustaker - - Captain of Head. Fought and was drowned at Cherbourg.

Thomas Walsh - - Ordinary Seaman. Paid off at Blanquilla.

Thomas Weir - - Gunner's Mate. Resided in Liverpool. Deserted.

Robert Williams - - Wardroom Cook. Transferred to CSS Tuscaloosa.

Samuel Williams - - Fireman. A Welshman, living in Liverpool. Fought at Cherbourg.

Thomas Williams - - Wardroom Cook. Resided in Liverpool, transferred to CSS Tuscaloosa.

James Wilson - - Boy Seaman. Fought at Cherbourg.

Thomas Winter - - Fireman. Fought and was wounded at Cherbourg. His father was ticket collector at Adelphi Theatre.

Robert Wright - - Captain of Maintop. Fought and was wounded at Cherbourg.

Henry Yates - - Wardroom Cook. Fought at Cherbourg.

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