November 4, 2019 Ian J. Webber Chief Executive Officer Global Ship Lease, Inc. c/o Global Ship Lease Services Limited 25 Wilton Road London SW1V 1LW United Kingdom Re: Global Ship Lease, Inc. Registration Statement on Form F-3 Filed October 25, 2019 File No. 333-234343 Dear Mr. Webber: This is to advise you that we have not reviewed and will not review your registration statement. Please refer to Rules 460 and 461 regarding requests for acceleration. We remind you that the company and its management are responsible for the accuracy and adequacy of their disclosures, notwithstanding any review, comments, action or absence of action by the staff. Please contact Timothy S. Levenberg, Special Counsel, at (202) 551-3707 with any questions. Sincerely, Division of Corporation Finance Office of Energy & Transportation cc: Gary J. Wolfe, Esq.