Fang Lang (c.1880 - d.) MP

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Nicknames: "Tang Lang"
Birthdate:
Birthplace: from Hong Kong
Death: (Date and location unknown)
Occupation: Seaman - Fireman
Managed by: June Barnes
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About Fang Lang

http://www.encyclopedia-titanica.org/titanic-survivor/fang-lang.html

  • Name: Mr Fang Lang
  • Age: 32 years
  • Occupation: Seaman
  • 3rd Class passenger
  • First Embarked: Southampton on Wednesday 10th April 1912
  • Ticket No. 1601 , £56 9s 11d
  • Destination: New York City New York United States
  • Rescued (boat 14)
  • Disembarked Carpathia: New York City on Thursday 18th April 1912


Mr Fang Lang, 26 [1], came from Hong Kong. He was unmarried.

Lang was travelling to New York City with eight colleagues from the Donaldson Line's Anetta. He was a fireman.

While it has been alleged that some or all were stowaways on the Titanic, in fact all eight boarded the Titanic at Southampton as fare-paying third class passengers. Lee Bing, Chang Chip, Choong Foo, Ling Hee, Ali Lam, Len Lam, Fang Lang and Lee Ling travelled together on the same ticket (ticket number 1601, £56 9s 11d)

Fang Lang was rescued (1)

Notes

"List or Manifest ..." gives his name as "Tang Lang" and his age as 32.

Documents

  • Evidence concerning the survival of the six Chinese sailors.

References

  • Contract Ticket List, White Star Line 1912 (National Archives, New York; NRAN-21-SDNYCIVCAS-55[279])
  • List or Manifest of Alien Passengers for the United States Immigration Officer At Port Of Arrival (Date: 18th-19th June 1912, Ship: Carpathia) - National Archives, NWCTB 85 T715 Vol 4183

Contributors

  • Peter Engberg-Klarström, Sweden
  • Michael A. Findlay, USA
  • Chris Dohany, USA
  • George Behe, USA

Travelling Companions (on same ticket)

  • Mr Lee Bing
  • Mr Chang Chip
  • Mr Choong Foo
  • Mr Ling Hee
  • Mr Ali Lam
  • Mr Len Lam
  • Mr Lee Ling
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Fang Lang's Timeline

1880
1880
from Hong Kong
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