Water-stained violin proven to be the one that played Nearer my God to Thee by Wallace Hartley as the Titanic sank is found. It is the instrument that he played as the ship went down in the Atlantic, and that he later used as a buoyancy aid once Titanic went down. More to read on the page
This is Rosa Abbott, a Third Class passenger on Titanic. Rosa was the only woman to be pulled alive from the icy waters on that fateful night. She was travelling on Titanic with her sons, Rossmore, aged 16, and Eugene, aged 13. When the ship sank, she was pulled into collapsible Lifeboat A. Her sons did not survive.
John George (Jack) Phillips was born on April 11, 1887. He was the Chief wireless operator on the TITANIC. On the night of the sinking, The R.M.S. Californian sent him an ice warning and the message was so loud, that Jack said "Shut up, Shut up, I'm busy!" Jack Phillips supposedly worked at the telegraph until water started coming in. He then went to the stern where he jumped and climbed upon Collapsible B. He is believed to have later died of exposure. In any case, his body was never…
(Colonel Archibald Gracie) Sadly, after this fifty-three year old survived the harrowing experience of being pulled under as Titanic sank, he died only eight months later, the last chapter of his account unwritten. It is said that he never recovered fully either emotionally or physically from his experience.
*MR.EDWARD POMEROY COLLEY ~ Titanic Victim Born: Thursday 15th April 1875 Age: 37 years (Male) Last Residence: in Dublin Ireland 1st Class Passengers First Embarked: Southampton on Wednesday 10th April 1912 Ticket No. 5727 , £25 11s 9d Cabin No.: E58 Died in the Titanic disaster (15th April 1912). Body Not Recovered
Mr Herbert Fuller Chaffee Titanic Victim Born: Monday 20th November 1865 Age: 46 years (Male) Last Residence: in Amenia New York United States 1st Class Passengers First Embarked: Southampton on Wednesday 10th April 1912 Ticket No. 5734 , £61 3s 6d Cabin No.: E31 Died in the Titanic disaster (15th April 1912). Body Not Recovered Travelling Companions (on same ticket) Mrs Carrie Constance Chaffee