I'm 65 years old and have lived in the Akron-Tallmadge, Ohio area all of my life. For 10-years (1957-1967) I lived most summers at our home in Cook Forest, Pa. I'm a U.S. Army veteran (1971-1973). I collect many things such as: antique cars, antique firearms, movies, movie props, old newspapers and posters, Wyatt Earp items, Civil War items, John Wayne items, items from the old west including Native American items, just about anything historical. I've been married for 42-years. My wife and I have a son and a daughter and four granddaughters.
Boat 1 (emergency clipper or cutter) (launched 1:10 a.m.,fourth from starboard) CAPACITY: 40 TOTAL IN BOAT: 12 TOTAL LISTED: 12 UNACCOUNTED: 0FIRST CLASS: Sir Cosmo Edmund Duff Gordon, 49, England; Lady Lucille Wallace Sutherland Duff Gordon, 48, England; Miss Francatelli, Duff Gordon secretary; Mr. Abraham L. Salomon, New York; r. Charles Emil Henry Stengel, 54, New Jersey, wife on Boat 5. TOTAL: 5 SECOND CLASS: None. THIRD CLASS: None. CREW: Mr. Samuel Collins, fireman; Mr. Charles Hendrickson or Hendricksen, leading fireman; Mr. Albert Edward James Horswell or Horswill, seaman; Robert William Pusey, fireman; Mr. Shee, fireman; Mr. George Thomas Macdonald Symons, lookout, in charge; Mr. James Taylor, fireman. TOTAL: 7
BOAT 2 (emergency clipper or cutter (launched 1:45 a.m., seventh from port, reached Carpathia 4:10 a.m., first rescued) CAPACITY: 40 TOTAL IN BOAT: 25TOTAL LISTED: X UNACCOUNTED: X FIRST CLASS: Miss Elizabeth Walton Allen, 29, Missouri, Mrs. Robert’s niece and Miss Madill’s cousin; Mrs. Edward Dale (Charlotte Lamson) Appleton, 58, New York, Mrs. Cornell’s sister, sister Mrs. J. M. Brown on Boat D 9; Mrs. Robert Clifford (Molvina Helen Lamson) Cornell, 55, New York, Mrs. Appleton’s sister, sister Mrs. J. M. Brown on Boat D ; Mrs. Walter Donald (Mahala Dutton) Douglas, 48, Minnesota, husband lost; Miss (?) Amelia Kenchen, Robert maid; Miss LeRoy, Douglas maid; Miss Georgette Alexandra Madill, 15, Missouri, Miss Allen’s cousin; Mrs. Edward Scott (Elizabeth Walton McMillan) Robert, 43, Missouri, Miss Allen’s aunt; TOTAL: 8 SECOND CLASS:THIRD CLASS: Mrs. William (Minnie) Coutts, 36, England; Master William Leslie Coutts, 9, England; Master Neville Coutts, 3, England; Mr. Brahim Youssef; Mrs. Brahim (Hanne) Youssef; Miss Marian Youssef; Master Georges Youssef; Mr. Anton Kink, 29, Switzerland, sister (?) and brother (?) lost; Mrs. Anton (Louise Heilmann) Kink, 26, Switzerland; Miss Louise Gretchen Kink, 4, Switzerland; TOTAL: 10 CREW: Cmdr. Joseph Groves Boxhall, 28, fourth officer, in charge; Mr. James Johnson or Johnston,steward and night watchman; Mr. Frank Osman, 38, seaman; TOTAL: 3OTHERS, UNNAMED: a cook, according to Cmdr. Boxhall BOAT 3 (launched 1 a.m., third from starboard)CAPACITY: 65 TOTAL IN BOAT: 40 TOTAL LISTED: XX UNACCOUNTED: XX FIRST CLASS: Mr. Harry Anderson, 47, New York; Miss Burns, Speddon nurse; Mrs. James Warburton Martinez (Charlotte Wardle Drake) Cardeza, 58, Pennsylvania; Mr. Thomas Drake Martinez Cardeza, 36, Austria-Hungary; Mrs. Thornton (Orian Hays) Davidson, 27, Quebec, husband and father lost; Mr. Albert Adrian Dick, 31, Alberta; Mrs. Albert Adrian (Vera Gillespie) Dick, 17, Alberta; Mrs. William Thompson (Edith Junkins) Graham, 58, Connecticut, Lord says Boat 8; >Miss Margaret Edith Graham, 19, Connecticut; Miss (?) Anna Hard, Cardeza maid; Mr. Henry Sleeper Harper, 48, New York; Mrs. Henry Sleeper (Myra Haxtun) Harper, 49, New York;Hamad Hassah, Egypt, Harper dragoman; Mr. Walter James Hawksford, England; Mrs. Charles Melville (Clara Jennings Gregg) Hays, 52, husband lost, Quebec; Mr. Lesneur, Cardeza manservant; Miss Pericault, Hays maid; Mr. Adolphe Saalfeld, England; Miss Elizabeth W. Shutes, 40, New York, Graham governess; Col. Alfons Simonius-Blumer, 56, Switzerland; Mr. Frederic Oakley Speddon, 45, New York; rs. Frederic Oakley (Margaretta Corning Stone) Speddon, 40, New York; Master Robert Douglas Speddon, 3, New York; Dr. Max Staehlin, 32, Switzerland; Miss (?) Helen Wilson, Speddon maid; TOTAL: 25 SECOND CLASS:THIRD CLASS:CREW: Mr. C.D. McKay, steward (see Boat 11); Mr. George Moore, 51, seaman, in charge; Mr. C.H. Pascoe, seaman; TOTAL: 3 OTHERS, UNNAMED: five to 12 firemen
BOAT 4 (launched 1:55 a.m., eighth from port, last big boat from port, tied up with Boats 10, 12, 14 and D, pulled a number of crewmen from water near ship, went with Boat 12 to rescue of Boat B)CAPACITY: 65 TOTAL IN BOAT: 40TOTAL LISTED: XX UNACCOUNTED: XX FIRST CLASS: Mrs. John Jacob (Madeleine Talmadge Force) Astor, 19, New York, husband lost; Miss Bidois, Astor maid; Miss Grace Scott Bowen, 45, New York; Mrs. William Ernest (Lucile Polk) Carter, 36, Pennsylvania, husband on Boat C; Miss Lucile Polk Carter, 14, Pennsylvania; Master William Thornton Carter II, 10 -11, Pennsylvania; Miss (?) Chandowson,7 Ryerson maid; Mrs. Walter Miller (Virginia McDowell) Clark, 26, California, husband lost; Mrs. John Bradley (Florence Briggs Thayer) Cumings or Cummings, 38, New York, husband lost; Miss Caroline Louise Endres, New York; Miss Elizabeth Mussey Eustis, 53, Massachusetts; Miss (?) Margaret Fleming, Pennsylvania, Thayer maid;Mrs. Louis Albert (Ida Sophia Fischer) Hippach, 44, Illinois; Miss Jean Gertrude Hippach, 16, Illinois; Victorine Perkins, France, Ryerson maid; Mrs. Arthur Larned (Emily Maria Borie) Ryerson, 48, Pennsylvania, husband lost; Miss Suzette Parker Ryerson, 21, Pennsylvania, father lost; Miss Emily Borie Ryerson, 18, Pennsylvania, father lost; Master John Borie Ryerson, 13, Pennsylvania, father lost; Miss Serepeca, Carter maid; Mrs. Walter Bertram (Martha Eustis) Stephenson, 52, Pennsylvania; Mrs. John Borland (Marian Longstreth Morris) Thayer, 39, Pennsylvania, husband lost, son on Boat B; Mrs. George Dunton (Eleanor Elkins) Widener, 50, Pennsylvania, husband and son lost; TOTAL: 23SERVANTS: Widener maid; TOTAL: 1 SECOND CLASS: None. THIRD CLASS: Mrs. Carl Oscar (Selma Augusta Johansson) Asplund, 38, Sweden, husband and sons ages 5, 9 and 13 lost; Miss Lillian Gertrude Asplund, 5, Sweden, father and three brothers lost; Master Carl Edvin Rojj Felix Asplund, 3, Sweden, father and three brothers lost; Mr. Daniel Buckley, 21, Ireland; Miss Jamila Nicola-Yarred, 14, Lebanon; Master Elias Nicola-Yarred, 12, Lebanon; TOTAL: 6 CREW: Mr. James Crimmins, fireman, pulled from water (?); Mr. Andrew Cunningham, 38, stateroom steward, pulled from water; Mr. Thomas Patrick. Dillon, trimmer, pulled from water; Mr. Jack Foley, storekeeper, pulled from water; Mr. Thomas Patrick Granger, greaser, pulled from water (?); Mr. Samuel S. Hemming or Hemmings, 43, seaman and lamp trimmer, pulled from water after swimming 200 yards (his estimate) with lifebelt; Mr. W.H. Lyons, seaman, pulled from water but died in boat;Mr. W. McCarthy, seaman; Mr. Sam Parks, seaman (appears on one of two available crew lists, but not as a survivor); Mr. Walter John Perkis, quartermaster, in charge; Mr. Frank W. Prentice, assistant storekeeper, pulled from water; Mr. Frederick Scott, greaser, pulled from water; Mr. S.C. Seibert, steward, pulled from water but died in boat; Mr. F. Smith, fireman, pulled from water (?); TOTAL: 12 (seven to 11 crewmen pulled from water; two died ) OTHERS, UNNAMED:a stowaway, identified as French; a baby in Miss Eustis’ care, according to Mrs. Stephenson ; a young woman and her baby.
BOAT 5 (launched at 12:55 a.m., second boat from starboard,; tied up with Boat 7)CAPACITY: 65 TOTAL IN BOAT: 41 / 40TOTAL LISTED: XX UNACCOUNTED: XX FIRST CLASS: Mr. Karl Howell Behr, 26, New York; Mr. Richard Leonard Beckwith, 37, New York; Mrs. Richard Leonard (Sallie Monypeny) Beckwith, 47, New York; Mr. Edward P. Calderhead, New York, later on Boat 7; Mrs. Henry Arthur (Genevieve Fosdick) Cassebeer Jr., New York; Mr. Norman Campbell Chambers, 27, New York; Mrs. Norman Campbell (Bertha Griggs) Chambers, 31, New York; Mrs. Edward Gifford (Catherine Elizabeth Halstead) Crosby, 69, Wisconsin, husband lost; Miss Harriet R. Crosby, 36, Wisconsin, father lost;Mrs. Washington (Ruth Vidaver) Dodge, California, later on Boat 7, husband on Boat 13; Master Washington Dodge, 4, California, later on Boat 7, father on Boat 13; Mr. John Irving Flynn, New York, later on Boat 7; Dr. Henry William Frauenthal, 49, New York, jumped into boat; Mrs. Henry William (Clara Heinsheimer) Frauenthal, New York; Mr. Isaac Gerald Frauenthal, 44, New York, jumped into boat; Miss Marguerite Frolicher, 22, Switzerland;Mr. Maximillian Frolicher-Stehli, 60, Switzerland; Mrs. Maximillian (Margaretha Emerentia Stehli) Frolicher-Stehli, 48, Switzerland; Mr. Samuel L. Goldenberg, 49, New York; Mrs. Samuel L. (Edwiga Grabowsko) Goldenberg, New York; Mr. George Achilles Harder, 25, New York; Mrs. George Achilles (Dorothy Annan) Harder, 21, New York; Mr. Edwin Nelson Kimball Jr., 42, Massachusetts; Mrs. Edwin Nelson (Gertrude Parsons) Kimball Jr., 40, Massachusetts;Miss Helen Monypeny Newsom, 19, New York; Miss Helen Raghnild Ostby, 22, Rhode Island, father lost; Mr. Spencer Victor Silverthorne, 36, Missouri; Mrs. Charles Emil Henry (Annie May Morris) Stengel, 43, New Jersey, husband on Boat 1; Mr. Elmer Zebley Taylor, 48, England; Mrs. Elmer Zebley (Juliet Cummins Wright) Taylor, England; Mrs. Frank Manley (Anna S. Atkinson) Warren, 60, Oregon, husband lost; TOTAL: 31SECOND CLASS:THIRD CLASS:CREW: Mr. C. Edwards steward (mentioned by Shapiro, but not denoted as survivor in his crew list; not denoted as survivor on other available list; also mentioned by Butler); Mr. Henry Samuel Etches, 40, first-class bedroom steward; Mr. E.J. Guy, steward; Mr. Paul Mauge, France, a la carte restaurant maitre d’, only survivor among staff, jumped into boat; Mr. Alfred Olliver, quartermaster; Cmdr. Herbert John Pitman, 34, third officer, in charge; Mr. Alfred Shiers, fireman; TOTAL: 7 (six crew total, according to Cmdr. Pitman ) OTHERS,UNNAMED: two stowaways identified as East Asian by Mr. Stengel ; a stewardess; a baby, according to Mr. Etches ;
BOAT 6 (launched at 12:55 a.m., first from port, tied up with Boat 16)CAPACITY: 65 TOTAL IN BOAT: 28 TOTAL LISTED: 22 UNACCOUNTED: 6 FIRST CLASS: Miss Barber, Cavendish maidc1; Mrs. James (Helene De Laudeniere Chaput) Baxter, 50, Quebec; Miss Elsie Edith Bowerman, 22, England; Mrs. James Joseph (Margaret "Molly" Tobin) Brown, 44, Colorado; rs. Edward (Helen Churchill Hungerford) Candee, 53, Washington, D.C. Mrs. Tyrell or Tyrrell William (Julia Florence Siegel) Cavendish, England, husband lost; Mrs. Edith Martha Chibnall, England; Mdme. Berthe de Villiers, Belgium; Mrs. Frederick Charles (Suzette Baxter) Douglas, 27, Quebec; Miss Icard, Stone maid; Mrs. Carl Johan (Sigrid Posse) Lindstrom, 55, Sweden;Mrs. Edgar Joseph (Leila Saks) Meyer, New York, husband lost; Miss Madeleine Newell, 31, Massachusetts, father lost; Miss Marjorie Newell, 23, Massachusetts, father lost; Miss Norton, England; Maj. Arthur Godfrey Peuchen, 52, Ontario; Mrs. Martin (Elizabeth L. Barrett) Rothschild, 54, New York, husband lost; Mrs. Lucien Philip (Mary Eloise Hughes) Smith, 18, West Virginia, husband lost; Mrs. William Augustus (Marie Eugenie) Spencer, France, husband lost; Mrs. George Nelson (Martha E. ) Stone, 63, Ohio; TOTAL: 20 SECOND CLASS:THIRD CLASS:CREW: Mr. Robert Hitchens or Hichens, 30, quartermaster, in charge, was at helm when ship hit iceberg; Mr. Frederick Fleet, 24-25, lookout, was in crow’s-nest at time of collision; TOTAL: 2 (complete) OTHERS, UNNAMED: a stowaway, according to Maj. Peuchen ; a boy with an injured arm ordered in by Capt. Smith (possibly same as Peuchen’s stowaway); a fireman transferred later from Boat 16 to row
BOAT 7 (launched 12:45 a.m., first away, tied up with Boat 5)CAPACITY: 65 TOTAL IN BOAT: 28TOTAL LISTED: XX UNACCOUNTED: XX FIRST CLASS: Mr. Dickinson H. Bishop, 25, Michigan; Mrs. Dickinson H. (Helen Walton) Bishop, 19, Michigan; Mr. Henry Blank, 39, New Jersey; Mr. Paul Chevre, France; Mr. Robert Williams Daniel, 27, Pennsylvania; Mrs. Boulton (Olive Potter) Earnshaw, 23, Pennsylvania; Mrs. Alfred (Antoinette) Flegenheim, New York; Mrs. Leonard (Pauline C. Boeson) Gibson, 45, New York; Miss Dorothy Gibson, 22, New York; Mrs. Leo David (Blanche Strouse) Greenfield, 45, New York; Mr. William Bertram Greenfield, 23, New York;Miss Margaret Bechstein Hays, 24, New York; Mr. Pierre Marechal, France; Mr. James R. McGough, 36, Pennsylvania; Mr. Alfred Nourney (Baron von Drachstedt), 20, Germany; Mr. A. Fernand Omont, France; Mrs. Thomas (Lily Alexenia Wilson) Potter Jr. , 56, Pennsylvania; Mr. Frederic Kimber Seward, 34, New York; Mr. William Thompson Sloper, 28, Connecticut; Mr. John Pillsbury Snyder, 24, Minnesota, Butler lists in Boat 5; Mrs. John Pillsbury (Nelle Stevenson) Snyder, 23, Minnesota, Butler lists in Boat 5; Mr. Gilbert Milligan Tucker Jr., 31, New York; TOTAL: 22 SECOND CLASS:THIRD CLASS:CREW: Mr. George A. Hogg, lookout, in charge; Mr. Archie Jewell, lookout; Mr. W. Weller, seaman; TOTAL: 3
BOAT 8 (launched 1:10 a.m., second from port)CAPACITY: 65 TOTAL IN BOAT: 28 - 35 TOTAL LISTED: XX UNACCOUNTED: XX FIRST CLASS: Miss (?) Albina Bazzani, Bucknell maid; Amelia Bessetti, White maid; Miss Ellen Bird, Straus maid; Miss Caroline Bonnell, 29, Ohio, Miss E. Bonnell’s niece; Miss Elizabeth Bonnell, 58, England, Miss C. Bonnell’s aunt; Mrs. William Robert (Emma Eliza Ward) Bucknell, 60, Pennsylvania; Miss Gladys Cherry, England, cousin to Countess of Rothes; Miss (?) Sarah Daniels, Allison maid; Mrs. Frederick R. (Marion) Kenyon, Connecticut, husband lost; Dr. Alice Farnham Leader, New York; Miss Maloney, Countess of Rothes maid; Mlle. Olivia, Penacso maid; Mrs. Thomas (Edith Warne) Pears, England, husband lost; Mrs. Victor de Satode (Josefa de Soto) Penasco, 17, Spain, husband lost; the Countess of Rothes (Noel Lucy Martha Dyer-Edwards), 27, England; Mrs. Frederick Joel (Margaret Welles Barron) Swift, 46, New York; Mrs. Emil (Tillie Mandelbaum) Taussig, 39, New York, husband lost; Miss Ruth Taussig, 18, New York, father lost; Mrs. J. Stuart (Ella Holmes) White, 55, New York; Mrs. George Dennick (Mary Hitchcock) Wick, 45, Ohio, husband lost; Miss Mary Natalie Wick, 31, Ohio; Miss Constance Willard, 20, Minnesota; Miss Marie Grice Young, 36, New York and Washington, D. C.; TOTAL: 23 SECOND CLASS:THIRD CLASS:CREW: Mr. Alfred Crawford, 41, first-class bedroom steward; Mr. Thomas Jones, seaman, in charge; TOTAL: 2 (four crew in all, according to Mr. Crawford )OTHERS, UNNAMED: a cook ; another seaman ;NOTES: Gracie lists steward Hart on this boat according to Mr. Jones’ testimony, but Lord puts him in Boat 15;
BOAT 9 (launched 1:20 a.m., fifth from starboard)CAPACITY: 65 TOTAL IN BOAT: 56TOTAL LISTED: XX UNACCOUNTED: XX FIRST CLASS: Mrs. Leontine Pauline Aubert, France; Mrs. Jacques (May Peel) Futrelle, 35, Massachusetts, husband lost; Mrs. Ernest H. (Elizabeth Lindsey James) Lines, 50, France; Miss Mary Conover Lines, 16, France; Mlle. Segesser, Aubert maid; TOTAL: 5 SECOND CLASS: Miss Kate Buss, 36, England; Mr. Sydney C. Stuart Collett, 24, England; Mrs. Samuel (Jane Laver) Herman, 48, England, husband lost; Miss Alice Herman, 24, England; Miss Kate Herman, 24, England; Miss Ellen Toomey, 50, Indiana; Mrs. William H. (Jessie L.) Trout, Ohio; Mrs. James (Bessie Inglis Milne) Watt, 40, Scotland; Miss Bertha Watt, 12, Scotland; Mr. Charles Wilhelms, 32, England; Miss Marion Wright, 26, England; TOTAL: 11 THIRD CLASS:CREW: Mr. Albert Haines, boatswain’s mate, in charge; Mr. George "Scooch" Kemish, fireman; Mr. James R. "Paddy" McGough, seaman, deckhand; Mr. W. C. Peters, seaman; Mr. William Ward, second-class saloon steward; Mr. James G. Widgery, second-class bath steward; Mr. Walter Wynne , quartermaster; TOTAL: 7
BOAT 10 (launched 1:20 a.m., third from port, tied up with Boats 4, 12, 14 and D)CAPACITY: 65 TOTAL IN BOAT: 55 TOTAL LISTED: XX UNACCOUNTED: XX FIRST CLASS: Miss Kornelia Theodosia Andrews, 63, New York, Mrs. Hogeboom’s sister and Miss Longley’s aunt; Mrs. Mark (Mary McDougald) Fortune, 60, Manitoba, husband and son lost; Miss Ethel Flora Fortune, 28, Manitoba, father and brother lost; Miss Alice Elizabeth Fortune, 24, Manitoba, father and brother lost; Miss Mabel Fortune, 23, Manitoba, father and brother lost; Mrs. John C. (Anna Andrews) Hogeboom, 51, New York, Miss Andrews’ sister and Miss Longley’s aunt; Miss Gretchen Fiske Longley, 21, New York, Miss Andrews’ and Mrs. Hogeboom’s niece; TOTAL: 7 SECOND CLASS: Mr. Masafumi Hosono, 41, Japan; Miss Nora A. Keane, Pennsylvania; TOTAL: 2 THIRD CLASS:CREW: Mr. Edward John Buley, seaman, in charge, transferred to Boat 14; Mr. William Burke, first-class dining saloon steward; Mr. Frank Oliver Evans, 27, seaman, transferred to Boat 14; Mr. C. Rice, fireman; TOTAL: 4OTHERS, UNNAMED: a stowaway, possibly East Asian ; a male passenger who jumped from deck (possibly Mr. Hosono, formerly thought to have been in Boat 13); a steward ;
BOAT 11 (launched 1:25 a.m., sixth from starboard)CAPACITY: 65 TOTAL IN BOAT:70 TOTAL LISTED: XX UNACCOUNTED: XX FIRST CLASS: Master Hudson Trevor Allison, 11 months, Quebec, parents and sister lost; Miss (?) Alice Cleaver, England, Allison nurse; Mr. Philip E. Mock, New York, Mrs. Schabert’s brother; Miss Edith Louise Rosenbaum or Russell, 33, France; Mrs. Paul (Emma Mock) Schabert, New York, Mr. Mock’s sister; TOTAL: 5 SECOND CLASS: Mrs. Allen Oliver (Nellie E. Baumgardner) Becker, 36, India to Michigan, daughter Ruth on Boat 13; Miss Marion Louise Becker, 4, India to Michigan; Master Richard F. Becker, 1, India to Michigan; Miss Mildred Brown, 24, England; Miss Nina Harper, 6, England, Miss Leitch’s niece, minister father lost; Miss Jessie Leitch, England, Miss Harper’s aunt; Mrs. Elizabeth Ramell Nye, 29, England; Mrs. Frederick C. (Jane Richards) Quick, 33, England; Miss Winifred Vera Quick, 8, England; Miss Phyllis May Quick, 2, England; Miss Maude Sincock, 20, England; TOTAL: 11 THIRD CLASS: Master Philip Aks, 10 months, England, mother on Boat 13; TOTAL: 1 CREW: Mr. W. Brice, seaman; Mr. S. Humphreys or Humphries, quartermaster, in charge; Mr. Charles Donald Mackay, bath steward, (see Boat 3); Mr. A. McMicken or McMichen, steward; Mrs. Annie Robinson, first-class stewardess; Mrs. Maude Slocombe, masseuse; Mr. A. Thissinger or Thessenger or Thussinger, steward; Mr. Joseph Thomas Wheate or Wheat, second-class assistant steward; Mr. Edward Wheelton, first-class saloon steward; TOTAL: 9OTHERS, UNNAMED: a fireman ;
BOAT 12 (launched 1:25 a.m., fourth from port, tied up with Boats 4, 10, 14 and D, went with Boat 4 to rescue of Boat B, last to reach Carpathia)CAPACITY: 65 TOTAL IN BOAT: 43 (71 at end with transfers)TOTAL LISTED: XX UNACCOUNTED: FIRST CLASS:SECOND CLASS: Mrs. Samuel (Anna) Abelson, 28, Russia, husband lost; Miss Lillian W. Bentham, 19, New York; Miss Dagmar Bryhl, 20, Sweden; Miss Asuncion Duran y More, Spain; Miss Florentina Duran y More, Spain; Mrs. Lutie Davis Parrish, 50, Kentucky (Gracie says Boat 10, apparently mistaken); Miss Alice Phillips, 42, England, father lost; Miss Emily Rugg, 21, England; Mrs. William (Imanita) Shelly, 25, Montana (Gracie says Boat 10, apparently mistaken); Mrs. John James (Florence Louise Long) Ware, 28, England, husband lost; TOTAL: 10 THIRD CLASS: Mrs. Bertram (Eva "Ettie") Dean, 33, England, husband lost; Master Bertram Vere Dean, 1, England, father lost; Miss Elizabeth Gladys "Millvina" Dean, 2 months, England, father lost; Mrs. Percival (Florence Kate White) Thorneycroft, 32, England, husband lost; TOTAL: 4CREW: Mr. Frederick Clench or Clinch, seaman; Mr. John Poingdestre, seaman, in charge. TOTAL: 2 (only two in all, according to Mr. Clench ) OTHERS, UNNAMED: a male passenger who jumped from deck, identified as French ;NOTES: Seaman Lucas and two firemen transferred from Boat D ;
BOAT 13 (launched 1:25 a.m. or 1:35 a.m., seventh from starboard; nearly swamped by large stream of water from condenser, then narrowly escaped from under Boat 15 during launch)CAPACITY: 65 TOTAL IN BOAT: 64TOTAL LISTED: XX UNACCOUNTED: XX FIRST CLASS: Dr. Washington Dodge, California, only first-class passenger aboard, wife and son on Boat 5, then 7. TOTAL: 1 SECOND CLASS: Miss Ruth Elizabeth Becker, 12, India to Michigan, mother and siblings on Boat 11; Mr. Lawrence Beesley, 34, England; Mr. Albert Francis Caldwell, 26, Illinois; Mrs. Albert Francis (Sylvia Mae Harbaugh) Caldwell, 26, Illinois; Master Alden Gates Caldwell, 10 months, Illinois; Miss Mary Davis, 28, England; Mrs. Mary D. Hewlett, India to South Dakota; Mrs. Elizabeth Hocking,D 53, England, Mrs. Richards’ mother, grown son lost; Miss Ellen "Nellie" Hocking, 21, England, Mrs. Richards’ sister, brother lost; Mrs. Sidney (Emily Hocking) Richards, 25, England, Mrs. Hocking’s daughter and Miss Hocking’s sister, brother lost; Master William Rowe Richards, 3, England, uncle lost; Master George Sidney Richards, 10 months, England, uncle lost; Miss Hilda Mary Slayter, 30, Nova Scotia; TOTAL: 13 THIRD CLASS: Mrs. Sam (Leah Rosen) Aks, 18, England, baby son on Boat 11; Miss Bridget Delia Bradley, 18, Ireland; Mrs. William Joseph (Anna) De Messemacker, 36, Montana, husband on Boat 15; Miss Elizabeth Dowdell, 30, New Jersey; Miss Virginia Ethel Emanuel, 5, New York; Miss Mary Agatha Glynn, Ireland; Miss Hilda Maria Hellstrom, 22, Sweden; Mr. Bernt Johannesen-Bratthammer, 32, Norway; Mr. Oskar L. Johanson, 26, residence unknown; Mr. Einar Gervasius Karlsson, 21, Sweden; Miss Aurora Adelia Landergren, 22, Sweden; Mr. Frithiof Madsen, 22, Norway; Miss Helmina Josefina Nilsson, 26, Sweden; Master Arthur Olsen, 9, Norway, father lost; Mrs. Hjalmar (Agnes Charlotta Bengtsson) Sandstrom, 24, Sweden; Miss Marguerite Rut Sandstrom, 4, Sweden; Miss Beatrice Irene Sandstrom, 1, Sweden; Miss Julia Smyth, 20, Ireland; Mr. Johan Cervin Svensson, 14, Sweden; TOTAL: 19 CREW: Mr. Frederick Barrett, lead fireman, in charge; Mr. George William Beauchamp, fireman; Mr. Reginald Robinson Lee, lookout, in crow’s-nest when ship struck iceberg; Mr. William "Wally" Major, fireman; Mr. Frederick Dent Ray, 33, first-class saloon steward; Mr. Walter Williams, second-class steward; Mr. W. Wright, steward; TOTAL: 7 OTHERS, UNNAMED: two firemen ; a baker ;
BOAT 14 (launched 1:30 a.m., fifth from port,7 tied up with Boats 4, 10, 12 and D; only boat among 17 to return to wreck site, pulled four from water but not all survived, picked up survivors from swamped Boat A)CAPACITY: 65 TOTAL IN BOAT: 60TOTAL LISTED: XX UNACCOUNTED: XX FIRST CLASS: Mrs. Alexander Taylor (Mary Eliza Ingersoll) Compton, 64, New Jersey, son lost; Miss Sara Rebecca Compton, 39, brother lost, New Jersey; Mr. William F. Hoyt, New York, pulled from water, died within minutes; Miss Daisy E. Minahan, 33, Wisconsin; Mrs. William Edward (Lillian E. Thorpe) Minahan, 37, Wisconsin, husband lost; TOTAL: 4 SECOND CLASS: Mrs. Thomas William Soloman (Elizabeth C.) Brown, 40, South Africa, husband lost; Miss Edith E. Brown, 15-16, South Africa, father lost; Mrs. Charles V. (Ada Maria) Clarke, 28, England, husband lost; Mrs. Harvey (Charlotte Tate) Collyer, 31, England, husband lost; Miss Marjory or Marjorie Collyer, 8, England, father lost; Miss Selena Rogers Cook, 22, Pennsylvania; Mrs. Benjamin (Esther) Hart, 45, England, husband lost; Miss Eva Miriam Hart, 7, England, father lost; Mrs. Amelia Lamore, 34, Illinois, later on Boat D; Mrs. Charles Alexander (Alice Adelaide) Louch, England, husband lost; Mrs. Elizabeth Anne Mellenger, 41, England, later on Boat 12; Miss Madeleine Violet Mellenger, 13, England, later on Boat 12; Mr. Charles Eugene Williams, England, allowed in to row ; TOTAL: 13 THIRD CLASS: Mr. Edward Ryan, Ireland; Mrs. Alexander (Thelma) Thomas, 16, Lebanon to Pennsylvania; Master Assed Alexander Thomas, 5 months, Lebanon to Pennsylvania; TOTAL: 3CREW: Mr. George Frederick Crowe, 30, dining saloon steward; Cmdr. Harold Godfrey Lowe, 28, fifth officer, in charge; Mr. Frank Herbert Morris, bath or saloon steward; Mr. Joseph Scarrott, seaman; Mr. John "Jack" Stewart, first-class steward, pulled from water; TOTAL: 5 OTHERS, UNNAMED: a stowaway disguised as woman, according to Cmdr. Lowe; an East Asian male passenger pulled from water ;
BOAT 15 launched 1:35 a.m., eighth from starboard, nearly lowered atop Boat 13)CAPACITY: 65 TOTAL IN BOAT: 70TOTAL LISTED: XX UNACCOUNTED: XX FIRST CLASS: Mr. George Arthur Brayton, California; Mr. Harry Haven or Homer, 35, Indiana; Mr. Charles Hallis Romaine, New York; TOTAL: 3 SECOND CLASS: Mr. August Abrahamsson, 20, Finland; TOTAL: 1 THIRD CLASS: Mr. Charles Edward Dahl, 45, Australia; Mr. William Joseph De Messemacker, 36, Montana, wife on Boat 13; Mrs. Pekka Pietari (Elin Dolk) Hakkarainen, 24, Finland, husband lost; Mrs. Oscar W. (Alice Berg) Johnson, 27, Illinois; Master Harold Theodor Johnson, 4, Illinois; Miss Eleanor Ileen Johnson, 1, Illinois; Mr. Eino William Lindqvist, 20, Finland; Mr. Karl Albert Midtsjo, 21, Norway; TOTAL: 8CREW: Mr. George Cavell, trimmer; Mr. L. Diamond, fireman, in charge; Mr. John Edward Hart, third-class steward (Gracie also says Boat 8); Mr. Samuel James Rule, bath steward; Mr. W. H. Taylor, fireman; TOTAL: 5 (13 in all, according to Gracie) OTHERS, UNNAMED: two Swedish girls;
BOAT 16 (launched 1:35 a.m., sixth from port, tied up with Boat 6)CAPACITY: 65 TOTAL IN BOAT: 56TOTAL LISTED: XX UNACCOUNTED: XX FIRST CLASS:SECOND CLASS: Miss Edwina Celia Troutt, 27, Ohio; TOTAL: 1 THIRD CLASS: Miss Anna Karen Abelseth, 16, Norway, brother on Boat A, three relatives lost; TOTAL: 1CREW: Mr. C. E. Andrews, assistant steward; Mr. Ernest Archer, seaman; Mr. H. Bailey, master-at-arms, in charge; Miss Violet Constance Jessop, 25, stewardess; Mrs. Elizabeth Leather, stewardess; TOTAL: 5 OTHERS, UNNAMED: a baby left in Miss Jessop’s charge; a stewardess; a fireman, according to Mr. Andrews; a woman who lost her husband and two sons; a baby left in the care of Miss Troutt;
COLLAPSIBLE A (last boat from starboard, floated off swamped without sides raised; survivors rescued by Boat 14) CAPACITY: 47 TOTAL IN BOAT: 12 of about 30 surviveTOTAL LISTED: XX UNACCOUNTED: XX FIRST CLASS: Mr. Thomson Beattie, 36, Manitoba, died in boat; Mr. Peter Denis Daly, New York and Peru; Mr. George Lucien Rheims, New York and France, brother-in-law lost; Mr. Richard Norris Williams II, 21, Switzerland; TOTAL: 3 SECOND CLASS:THIRD CLASS: Mrs. Stanton (Rosa) Abbott, 35, Rhode Island; Mr. Olaus Abelseth, 25-26, Norway, sister on Boat 16, three relatives lost; Mr. Carl Olof Jansson, 21, Sweden; Mr. Carl Jonsson, 32, Illinois; Mr. Edvard Bengtsson Lindell, 30, Sweden, died in boat, wife died while clinging to side; Mr. Gunnar Isidor Tenglin, 25, Sweden; Mr. William Henry Tornquist, 25, Sweden; Mr. August Edvard Wennerstrom, 27, Sweden; TOTAL: 7CREW: Mr. Edward Brown, first-class saloon steward; Mr. John or James Thompson, fireman; TOTAL: 2 OTHERS, UNNAMED: a boy with a name that sounded like "volunteer," according to Mr. Abelseth; two or three crew who died during the night;NOTES: two unidentified bodies, one a seaman, left in boat;
COLLAPSIBLE B (last boat from port, floated off upside down, survivors rescued by Boats 4 and 12) CAPACITY: 47 TOTAL IN BOAT: 20-30TOTAL LISTED: XX UNACCOUNTED: XX FIRST CLASS: Mr. Algernon H. Barkworth, England; Col. Archibald Gracie IV, 54, Washington, D.C., to Boat 12; John Borland "Jack" Thayer Jr., 16-17, Pennsylvania, to Boat 12, father lost, mother on Boat 4; TOTAL: 3 SECOND CLASS: Mr. William John Mellor, 19, England (Gracie says Boat A); TOTAL: 1 THIRD CLASS: Mr. Eugene Daly, 29, Ireland; Mr. Edward Arthur Dorkings, 19, England; Mr. Thomas J. McCormack, 19, New Jersey; Mr. Albert Johan Moss, 29, Norway; Mr. Patrick O’Keefe, 22, Ireland; Mr. Oscar Johansson Olsson, 32, residence unknown; Mr. Victor Francis Sunderland, 19, England; TOTAL: 7 CREW: Mr. Ernest Allan or Allen, fireman; Mr. Harold Sydney Bride, 22, junior wireless operator; Mr. John Collins, 17, first-class assistant cook, tried to save baby; Mr. Sydney Daniels, 18, steward (?); Mr. J. Hagen, steward (?); Mr. Walter "Wally" Hurst, greaser or fireman, father William C. J. Hurst, fireman, lost; Mr. Charles Joughin, chief baker, to Boat 4; Cmdr. Charles Herbert Lightoller, 38, second officer, to Boat 12; Mr. John Maynard, assistant cook; Mr. James McGann,fireman; Mr. John George "Jack" Phillips, 25, senior wireless operator, died during night; Mr. Harry Senior, fireman; Mr. Thomas Whiteley, steward, broke leg; TOTAL: 12 NOTES: Mr. Thayer estimated about 20 firemen were aboard, but this seems unlikely considering the number of other crew in addition to the passengers
COLLAPSIBLE C (launched 1:40 a.m.,7 ninth and last boat lowered from starboard7) CAPACITY: 47 TOTAL IN BOAT: 39, 42TOTAL LISTED: XX UNACCOUNTED: XX FIRST CLASS: Mr. William Ernest Carter, 36, Pennsylvania, wife and children on Boat 4; Mr. Joseph Bruce Ismay, 49, England, White Star Line managing director; TOTAL: 2 SECOND CLASS:THIRD CLASS: Mrs. Mariana Assaf, Ontario; Miss Margaret Devaney, 19, Ireland; Mrs. Frank John (Emily A. Brown) Goldsmith, England, husband lost; Master Frank John William Goldsmith, 9, England, father lost; Mr. Ling Hee, Hong Kong; Miss May Howard, England; Miss Emily Elsie Stanley, 24, England; Mrs. Darwin (Anna Razi) Touma or Thomas, 27, Syria; Miss Hanna Touma or Thomas, 9, Syria; Master George Touma or Thomas, 7, Syria; TOTAL: 10 CREW: Mr. Albert or Alfred Victor Pearcey, third-class pantryman; Mr. George Thomas Rowe, quartermaster, in charge; Mr. August A.H. Weikman, barber; TOTAL: 3OTHERS, UNNAMED: three firemen ; four stowaways, identified by Boxall as East Asian ("Filipino"), and a foreigner "who did not speak English";
COLLAPSIBLE D (launched 2:05 a.m.,7 ninth from port, last boat lowered)CAPACITY: 47 TOTAL IN BOAT: 44TOTAL LISTED: XX UNACCOUNTED: XX FIRST CLASS: Lt. Mauritz Hakan Bjornstrom-Steffanson, 28, Sweden, jumped into boat; Mrs. John Murray (Caroline Lane Lamson) Brown, 59, Massachusetts, sisters Mrs. E. D. Appleton and Mrs. R.C. Cornell on Boat 2; Mrs. Henry Birkhardt (Irene Wallach) Harris, 36, New York, husband lost; Mr. Frederick Maxfield Hoyt, 38, New York, swam to boat; Mrs. Frederick Maxfield (Jane Ann Forby) Hoyt, 35, New York; Mrs. Gertrude Maybelle Thorne, New York; Mr. Hugh Woolner, England, jumped into boat; TOTAL: 7 SECOND CLASS: Master Michel M. Navatril, 3-4, France, father lost; Master Edmond Roger Navatril, 2, France, father lost; TOTAL: 2THIRD CLASS: Mr. Joseph Duquemin, 24, England, stowaway ; Miss Mary Kelly, 24, Ireland; TOTAL: 2CREW: Mr. Arthur John Bright, quartermaster, in charge; Mr. John Hardy,6 second-class chief steward; Mr. William Lucas, seaman, later on Boat 12; TOTAL: 3OTHERS, UNNAMED: a group of Syrian women, some with babies; OTHER SURVIVORS (boat numbers unavailable)FIRST CLASS: Mrs. Herbert Fuller (Carrie Toogood) Chaffee, 47, North Dakota, husband lost; Mrs. Alexander Oskar (Mary Alice Towner) Holverson, 35, New York, husband lost; Mrs. Daniel Warner (Mary Graham Carmichael Farqhuarson) Marvin, New York, husband lost; Mrs. William Baird (Alice Munger) Silvey, 39, Minnesota, husband lost; TOTAL: 4SECOND CLASS: Mrs. William A. (Florence) Angle, 32, England; Mrs. Ada E. Hall Balls, 36, England; Mr. Edward Beane, 32, England; Mrs. Edward (Ethel Clarke) Beane, 19, England; Mrs. Carolina Bystrom, 42, New York; Miss Clear Cameron, 31, New York; Mrs. Alice Frances Christy, England; Miss Julie Christy, England; Mrs. Agnes Davis, 49, England; Master John Morgan Davis, 8, England; Mrs. Sebastian (Argenia Genovese) Del Carlo, 22, Italy, husband lost; Mrs. Ada Doling, 32, England; Miss Elsie Doling, 18, England;Mrs. James Vivian (Lulu Thorne Christian) Drew, 34, New York, Master Drew’s aunt, husband lost; Master Marshall Brines Drew, 8, New York, Mrs. Drew’s nephew, uncle lost; Miss Ethel Garside, 24, New York; Mrs. William (Anna) Hamalainen, 23, Michigan; Master Viljo Hamalainen, 1, Michigan; Mr. George Harris, 30, England; Mrs. Stephen (Annie Margaret) Hold, 36, England, husband lost; Miss Bertha Ilett, 17, England; Mrs. Sidney Samuel (Amy Frances Christy) Jacobsohn, England, husband lost; Mrs. Amin S. (Marie Thuillard) Jerwan, 23, New York; Mrs. Sinai (Miriam Sternim) Kantor, Russia, husband lost; Mrs. Florence "Fannie" Kelly, 45, England; Mrs. Joseph (Juliette) LaRouche, 22, France, husband lost; Miss Simonne LaRouche, 3, France, father lost; Miss Louise LaRouche, 1, France, father lost; Miss Bertha Lehmann, Switzerland; Mrs. Albert (Antoinette) Mallet, France, husband lost; Mrs. Kate Louise Phillips Marshall, 19, England; Mrs. Nicholas (Adele) Nasser or Nasrallah, 18, New York, husband lost; Mr. Percy Thomas Oxenham, 22, England; Mr. Julian Padro y Manent, Spain; Mr. Emilio Pallas y Castello, Spain; Miss Rosa Pinsky, 32, Russia; Mr. Emilio Portaluppi, New Hampshire; Mrs. Peter Henry (Lillian Jeffreys) Renouf, 30, New Jersey, husband lost; Mrs. Encarnacion Reynaldo, 28, Spain; Miss Lucy Ridsdale, 50, Wisconsin;Miss Lyyli Silven, 18, Finland; Miss Anna Siukonnen, 30, Finland; Miss Marion Smith, residence unknown; Miss Nellie Walcroft, 35, New York; Miss Susan Webber, 36, England; Mrs. Leopold (Mathilda) Weisz, 32, England, husband lost; Mrs. Arthur H. (Addie Trevaskis) Wells, 29, England; Miss Joan Wells, 4, England; Master Ralph Lester Wells, 2, England; Mrs. Edwy Arthur (Ada Mary) West, England, husband lost; Miss Barbara J. West, England; Miss Constance Miriam West, England; Mrs. Elizabeth Anne Wilkinson (Mrs. Lizzie Faunthorpe), England; TOTAL: 53THIRD CLASS: Mrs. Joseph (Sophie Easu) Abraham, 18, Pennsylvania; Mrs. Karl Alfred (Maria Mathilda Gustafsson) Backstrom, 33, Finland, husband lost; Mrs. Solomon (Latifa) Baclini, 24, Syria; Miss Eugenie Baclini, 3, Syria; Miss Helene Baclini, Syria; Miss Maria Baclini, Syria; Miss Emily Louisa Badman, 18, England; Miss Ayout Banoura, 15, Syria; Mr. Lee Bing, 32, Hong Kong; Miss Helen Carr, 16, Ireland; Mr. Nassef Belmenly Cassem, Syria; Mr. Gurshon "Gus" Cohen, 19, England; Miss Kate Connolly, 22, Ireland; Miss Laura Alice Cribb, 17, England, father lost; Miss Marcella Daly, 30, Ireland; Mrs. Thomas Henry (Mary Finck) Davison, England, husband lost; Mr. Theo De Mulder, 30, Belgium; Miss Jennie Drapkin, 23, England; Miss Bridget Driscoll, 24, Ireland; Mrs. Adolf Fredrik (Anna Elizabeth Judith Anderson) Dyker, 22, Connecticut, husband lost; Mr. Luigi Finoli, Italy; Mrs. Shahini Weappi Georges, Ohio; Miss Katie Gilnagh, 16, Ireland; Mrs. Peter Claus (Jennie L. Howard) Hansen, 45, Wisconsin, husband lost; Miss Nora Healy, Ireland; Mr. Oscar Headman, 27, South Dakota; Miss Laina Heikkinen, 26, Finland; Mrs. Alexander (Helga E. ) Hirvonen, 22, Finland; Miss Hilder E. Hirvonen, 2, Finland; Miss Eluna Honkanen, 27, Finland; Mr. Abraham Hyman, 34, England;Miss Carla Christine Jensen, 19, Denmark, father (?) and two brothers (?) lost; Miss Annie Jermyn, 22, Ireland; Mr. Erik Jussila, 32, Finland; Mr. Franz Karun, 39, Illinois; Miss Anna Karun, 4, Austria to Illinois; Miss Annie Kate Kelly, Ireland; Mr. John Kennedy, 24, Ireland; Mr. Neshan Krekorian, 25, Turkey; Mr. Ali Lam, 38, Hong Kong; Mr. Fang Lang, 26, Hong Kong; Mr. Farnham Leeni, residence unknown; Mr. Nicola Lulich, 27, Austria; Miss Olga Elida Lundin, 23, Connecticut; Mr. Thure Edvin Lundstrom, 32, Sweden; Miss Margaret Madigan, 21, Ireland; Mr. Hanna Mamee, residence unknown; Miss Margaret Mannion, 24, Ireland; Mrs. Fatima Masselmany, 17, Michigan; Miss Katie McCarthy, 24, Ireland; Miss Agnes McCoy, 28, Ireland; Miss Alice McCoy, 22, Ireland; Mr. Bernard McCoy, 21, Ireland; Miss Delia McDermott, Ireland; Mrs. Hugh (Mary) McGovern, New York; Miss Annie McGowan, 15, Ireland; Miss Helen Mary Mocklare, 23, Ireland;Mrs. Bella Moor, 27, Russia; Master Meyer Moor, 6, Russia; Miss Bertha Moran, 28, New York; Mr. Hanna "John" Moubarek or Borak, Syria; Mrs. George (Amenia) Moubarek, 26, Lebanon; Master George Moubarek, 7, Lebanon; Master William George Moubarek, 3, Lebanon; Mrs. Mantoura Baloics Moussa, Syria; Miss Katie Mullins, 19, Ireland; Miss Bertha E. Mulvihill, Rhode Island; Miss Katherine Murphy, Ireland; Miss Margaret Murphy, Ireland; Miss Nora Murphy, 28, Ireland; Mr. Said Nackid, 20, Syria; Mrs. Said (Mary Mowad) Nackid, 19, Syria; Miss Maria Nackid, 1, Syria; Miss Adele Kiamie Najib, residence unknown; Miss Berta Olivia Nilsson, 18, Sweden; Miss Anna Nysten, 22, Sweden; Mrs. Thomas (Hannah Godfrey) O’Brien, 26, Ireland, husband lost; Miss Nellie O’Dwyer, 23, Ireland; Miss Velin Ohman, 22, Sweden; Miss Nora O’Leary, 17, Ireland; Miss Maria Osman, 31, Austria; Mr. Ernest Ulrik Persson, 25, Sweden; Mrs. Catherine Peter or Joseph, 24, Michigan; Master Michael J. Peter or Joseph, 4, Michigan; Miss Mary Peter or Joseph, 1, Michigan; Mr. Berk Pickard, originally Trembisky, 32, England;Miss Hannah Riordan, 20, Ireland; Miss Sarah Roth, 26, England; Miss Anna Salkjelsvik, 23, Norway; Mr. Jean Sheerlinck, 29, Belgium; Miss Ellen Shine, 20, Ireland; Miss Anna Sofia Sjoblom, 21, Finland; Mr. Jules Sop, 25, Belgium; Mr. Juhho Stranden, 31, Finland; Mr. Johan Julian Sundman, 44, Finland; Miss Anna Sofia Turja, 18, Sweden; Mrs. Hedvig Turkula, 65, Finland; Mr. David Vartunian, Turkey; Mrs. Ellen Wilkes, 45, England; Mr. Ivan Yalsevac, Austria; Mrs. Antoni (Celiney Alexander) Yasbeck, 15, Lebanon, husband lost; TOTAL: 101CREW: Mr. Walter Belford, chief night baker; Mrs. M. Bennett, 30, stewardess; Mr. Percival Albert Blake, trimmer; Mr. Reginald Charles Burgess, baker; Miss A. Caton, Turkish bath attendant; Mr. Joseph Chapman, steward; Mr. John Connor, fireman; Mrs. Kate Gold or Gould, stewardess; Mr. Percy Keane, or Keene, saloon steward (in Boat 5?); Mr. Arthur E. Lewis, steward; Miss Evelyn Marsden, 27, stewardess; Mrs. Annie Martin, stewardess; Mrs. H. McClaren, stewardess; Mr. William Nutbean, fireman; Mr. Harold Phillimore, steward; Mr. John Podesta, 24, fireman; Mr. Alfred Pugh, steward; Mr. H.J. Prior, steward; Mr. Frederick Sheath, trimmer; Mary or May Sloan or Sloane, stewardess; Miss T. E. Smith, stewardess; Mrs. S.A. Stap, cashier; Mr. Melville E. Stone, steward; Mr. Arthur Windebank, fireman (?); Mr. James Witter or Whitter, dining saloon steward; TOTAL: 25
SUMMARY: Total Lifeboats Capacity: 1,158 Lives Saved In Lifeboats: 731 Lives Lost From Not Filling Lifeboats: 427
Titanic lifeboat pulling up to the Carpathia, 1912
Titanic's lifeboat # 6
Titanic's overturned lifeboat B
Carpathia & 4 Titanic lifeboats
Early morning hours of April 15th, 1912. Titanic lifeboats are brought onboard the Carpathia
Carpathia & Titanic's Lifeboats in NY, April 18, 1912
Titanic's lifeboats in New York
Hardtack Biscuit from Titanic Lifeboat
From the 1958 Film, "A Night To Remember"
The Following Is From an article of Fox8 News
Titanic artifacts reveal gruesome discovery of tragic ship's last lifeboat
By James Rogers Published April 19, 2016 FoxNews.com
Photos and a handwritten note detailing the grisly discovery of Titanic’s last lifeboat will be auctioned in the U.K. later this week.
The three photos were taken on May 13, 1912, almost a month after Titanic’s sinking, and show crewmembers from RMS Oceanic attempting to recover one of the doomed liner’s lifeboats. Inside the lifeboat, thought to be the last to leave the sinking ship, were the decomposing bodies of three Titanic passengers.
One photo shows a boat from Oceanic being lowered, another shows the boat approaching the drifting lifeboat. A third picture shows Oceanic crewmembers on the Titanic lifeboat.
Titanic struck an iceberg at 11:40 p.m. ship's time on April 14 1912 and sank just over two hours later with the loss of more than 1,500 lives.
A handwritten account of the lifeboat recovery by an unidentified Oceanic passenger describes the gruesome discovery of three corpses. One corpse was wearing a dinner jacket and the bodies of two Titanic firemen were wedged under the lifeboat’s seats, it explained, adding that one corpse’s arms came off in the hands of the Oceanic’s boarding officer. A woman’s ring was also found on the lifeboat, according to the note.
“It’s an incredibly graphic account of the recovery,” Henry Aldridge & Son auctioneer Andrew Aldridge told FoxNews.com. “Titanic was ‘the ship of dreams’ but this is the ship of nightmares – it’s the horrific elements of what happens in a disaster.”
A number of Titanic passengers made it to the lifeboat, known as ‘Collapsible A’ when it washed off the ship’s deck, partly submerged, but not all survived. The bodies found by Oceanic were left on the lifeboat when Collapsible A’s survivors were picked by another lifeboat.
The corpse in the dinner jacket was identified as Titanic first class passenger Thomson Beattie. The wedding ring belonged to Swedish passenger Elin Gerda Lindell, who briefly reached Collapsible A, but later drowned, according to Encyclopedia Titanica. Her husband Edvard Bengtsson Lindell held Elin’s ring before he died on Collapsible A. His body was never recovered.
The photos and handwritten note are among a host of Titanic artifacts that will be sold at auction in Devizes, U.K. on April 23. The lot containing the photos, note and an Oceanic log abstract has a pre-sale estimate of between $2,879 and $4,318.
Other Titanic memorabilia up for auction include a rare ticket stub from the liner’s launch in Belfast 1911 and a photo of the drawing office where the ship was designed, showing a model of the ship. Both lots have pre-sale estimates of $8,636 to $14,393. The first letter written onboard the Titanic, penned just hours before the ship embarked on its doomed maiden voyage, will also be sold.
Last year a cup presented by Titanic survivor Molly Brown to the captain of rescue ship Carpathia sold for $200,000 in a major auction of Titanic memorabilia held by Henry Aldridge & Son. A photo purportedly showing the iceberg that sank the Titanic also sold for $32,000 in the auction.
A boat containing crewmembers from RMS Oceanic is lowered during the Titanic lifeboat recovery mission.
The Titanic lifeboat recovered by crewmembers from RMS Oceanic (Henry Aldridge & Son).
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