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Titanic Passengers Boarding at Belfast, Ireland

The RMS Titanic at Belfast.

The RMS Titanic at Belfast. The Loss of the S.S. Titanic (1912) p. 00. Underwood & Underwood. GGA Image ID # 105aa608ee

The Titanic set sail from Belfast on 2 April for Southampton. Boarding at Belfast were the people contracted by Harland & Wolff called the Titanic Guarantee Group.

First Class

  1. Mr. Thomas Andrews, (39) Belfast [P-BNR]
  2. Mr. Roderick Robert Crispin Chisholm, (40) Belfast [P-BNR]
  3. Mr. William Henry Marsh Parr, (29) Belfast [P-BNR]
  4. Mr. Wyckoff Van der Hoef, (61) US [MB-245]

Second Class

  1. Mr. William Henry Campbell, (21) Belfast [P-BNR]
  2. Mr. Alfred Fleming Cunningham, (21) Belfast [P-BNR]
  3. Mr. Anthony Wood "Archie" Frost, (37) Belfast [P-BNR]
  4. Mr. Robert J. Knight, (39) Belfast [P-BNR]
  5. Mr. Francis "Frank" Parkes, (18) Belfast [P-BNR]
  6. Mr. Ennis Hastings Watson, (15) Belfast [P-BNR]

Legend For Survivor or Lost Passengers and Crew Members

  • LB- # or A-D - Survivor on Lifeboat 1-16 or Collapsible Lifeboat A-D
  • P-BNR - Perished, Body Not Recovered or Body Not Identified
  • MB – CS Mackay-Bennett (bodies 1–306)
  • M – CS Minia (bodies 307–323)
  • MM – CGS Montmagny (bodies 326–329)
  • A – SS Algerine (body 330)
  • O – RMS Oceanic (bodies 331–333)
  • I – SS Ilford (body 334)
  • OT – SS Ottawa (body 335)

Numbers 324 and 325 were unused, and the six bodies buried at sea by the Carpathia also went unnumbered. Several recovered bodies were unidentifiable and thus not all numbers are matched with a person.

Upon recovery, the bodies of 209 identified and unidentified victims of the sinking were brought to Halifax, Nova Scotia. Of those, 121 were taken to the non-denominational Fairview Lawn Cemetery, 59 were repatriated, 19 were buried in the Roman Catholic Mount Olivet Cemetery, and 10 were taken to the Jewish Baron de Hirsch Cemetery. The bodies of the remaining recovered victims were either delivered to family members or buried at sea.

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