DYRE, W.H.

NameDYRE, W.H
BornLondon
DiedJuly 1846
Age27
CemeteryGrytviken
Grave RefB9
Register

Dyre was the Surgeon of the ship Esther and died during a typhus outbreak. Four of the nine unmarked graves in the cemetery are reported to be from the same ship.

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Detail of Grave of DYRE, W.H.
Original grave marker for grave of DYRE, W.H.

The original grave marker was removed indoors to the Museum at Grytviken and replaced in 2000 by a replica made by Curator Tim Carr.

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