Lusitania Casualties


This post was put up by Victoria Doran, but all the research was done by Heather Chapman, leader of West Kirby Museum Research Group. The content was written by Heather unless noted otherwise. Heather researched all the local survivors and casualties for talks she has given locally.

Much of the information has come from

There were 14 local casualties, all civilians; 2 crew members and 14 passengers including 5 children.


RMS Lusitania from the collection of Heather Chapman

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Basil Stott


This biography was written by Linda Trim

Basil was the younger son in a middle class family that moved to West Kirby from Lancashire in the early 1900s.

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