George Edward Roberton
|Death:||Died in TiTANIC at sea|
|Cause of death:||Died in the sinking. Body recovered by: Mackay-Bennett (No. 127)|
|Place of Burial:||at SEA|
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About George Edward Roberton
- Name: Mr George Edward Roberton
- Age: 19 years
- Marital Status: Single.
- Last Residence: in Southampton Hampshire England
- Occupation: Assistant Saloon Steward Victualling crew
- First Embarked: Southampton
- Died in the sinking. Body recovered by: Mackay-Bennett (No. 127)
- Buried: at Sea on Tuesday 23rd April 1912.
George Roberton Mr George Edward Roberton , 19, was born in Southampton.
When he signed-on to the Titanic, on 4 April 1912, he gave his address as 36 Mount Street, (Southampton). His last ship had been the Oceanic. As a second class steward he received monthly wages of £3 15s.
Roberton died in the sinking. His body was later recovered by the Mackay-Bennett (#127) and buried at sea on 23 April 1912.
NO. 127. - MALE. - ESTIMATED AGE, 18.
CLOTHING - Steward's uniform and white coat; purple and green pyjamas.
NO MARKS ON BODY OR CLOTHING.
EFFECTS - One pair scissors and eleven pence; letter to W. G. Roberton.
SECOND CLASS STEWARD, No. 33.
NAME - W. G. ROBERTSON. 36 Mount St., Southampton.
Notes 1. Sometimes listed as "Robertson".
References and Sources Agreement and Account of Crew (PRO London, BT100/259) White Star Line (1912.) Record of Bodies and Effects (Passengers and Crew S.S. "Titanic") Recovered by Cable Steamer "MacKay Bennett"
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