FATAL QUARREL ON BOARD SHIP

Shields Daily Gazette

Intelligence reached Barry yesterday of the alleged murder, on board the steamer Rustington, of London, at Santos, of Fireman John Dwyer.  The victim was thrown down the open forehold in the course of a quarrel with a seaman named George McGough, on March 9th last.  McGough was arrested and charged with murder, and together with the witnesses, sent to England where he will be tried on the capital charge.

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George Francis 'Paddy' McGough

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Encyclopedia Titanica (2013) FATAL QUARREL ON BOARD SHIP (Shields Daily Gazette, Thursday 12th April 1900, ref: #19325, published 21 February 2013, generated 5th August 2020 01:47:16 AM); URL : https://www.encyclopedia-titanica.org/fatal-quarrel-on-board-ship.html