Jordan. Claude Stephen
The son of Thomas Stephen and Mary Hammond Jordan, who lived at 18 St Helens Street, Elsecar, he was born in Sculcoates on the 17th April 1901, Claude's body was found drowned on the 29th May 1917, in the River Humber, Drypool district of Kingston Upon Hull, he had been missing for seven months and died aged 15 years.
Picture from Beryl Ambler
Barnsley Chronicle 2nd June 1917, page 8, under the Hoyland section:
Late on Tuesday evening, Mr and Mrs Jordan, of St Helens Street Elsecar,
Claude served on the same ship as his brother William Burnett Jordan. Their Grandfather was William Burnett, Master Mariner, who's death certificate shows he died "In sea just outside Odessa breakwater" Russia in 1908 .