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Everyone on the Lusitania's last voyage, including passengers and crew.

G. Rigby

G. Rigby

About G.

G. Rigby was born in Liverpool, Lancashire in 1877.

Little is known about him, not even his full forename, other than the fact that he served as a fireman in the Engineering Department on board the Lusitania and was killed when she was sunk.

His body was never recovered and identified and he is commemorated on the Mercantile Marine Memorial at Tower Hill, London.  He was aged 38 years.

Commonwealth War Graves Commission, Cunard Records, PRO BT 334.

Name:
G. Rigby

Outcome:
Lost

Type:
Crew

Age at time of sailing:
38

Address at time of sailing:
-

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