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HMS Monarch Grave Stones found in Simons Town South Africa

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HMS Monarch Grave Stones found in Simons Town South Africa

Posted: 6 May 2014 10:09PM GMT
Classification: Cemetery
Surnames: Peters, Jefferies
I found these grave stones in Seaforth Cemetery, Simons Town, Cape Province, South Africa.

Photo 1. at the bottom.
Gunner (MRLI) Percy Jefferies. Died 5/14/1902

Photo 2.
Tom Peters. No 2 Krooman. HMS Monarch. Died 17/11/1901

Photo 3
Tom Peters No3 Krooman HMS Monarch. Died 28/11/1898. Age 24 years

As a matter of info: Krooman was an ex-slave rescued from West Africa recruited into the Royal Navy. Kroo tribe of Liberia.
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