Registry of Shipping and Seamen
Births & Deaths
Deaths are registered and a paper enquiry held for deaths occuring on UK registered vessels or in UK waters
Campaign Medals for WWII and post war are issued to Merchant Seafarers or close family members if deceased, upon receipt of proof of sea service in specific theatres of war.
Email enquiries to Seafarers_Registry@mcga.gov.uk
Tel. 029 20448844
Please read the attached information leaflet regarding records as most have been transferred out of the Registry of Shipping & Seamen