The first-class seaman William Godbolt,

The second surviving crew member was only 24 years old in 1896, the second shipwrecked man rescued by Mathieu Masson from Molène.

He was married and originally from Yarmouth, a coastal town in Norfolk County, England.

He later resumed his service in the Royal Navy, will again wreck... and die in bed, after having married and after founding a family, two of whom will participate in the Centennial ceremonies held in Molène in 1996.

Service Record



Drummond Castle

1st Class Seaman


Survived the wreck

William James Godbolt

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