Tower Hill Mercantile Marine Memorial,
Donkeyman Walter George Mauger
Mercantile Marine. S.S. "Therese
Son of the late Richard and Elizabeth
Ann Mauger. Husband of Jessie Mauger (nee Jordan), of
31, Seymour St., Dunston-on-Tyne. Born at Jersey.
Lost, aged 46 years.
Sailed from the Tyne on 25th December
1914 on voyage to Savona, Italy with a cargo of coal
and disappeared without trace. The ship was not officially
classed as missing/untraced until 3rd March 1915, though
it is believed she was one of several ships mined off
Filey around Christmas time. No wreckage or any bodies
from her 21 crew were ever found.
Jersey Mercantile Marine Memorial at Jersey Maritime
War Graves Commission Record