About George Patchett
Mr George Patchett
- Age: 19 years
- Last Residence: in Wollaston England
- Occupation: Shoemaker
- 3rd Class passenger
- First Embarked: Southampton on Wednesday 10th April 1912
- Ticket No. 358585 , £14 10s
- Destination: Berlin [Kitchener] Ontario Canada
- Died in the sinking.
- Body Not Recovered
Mr George Patchett1, 19, a farming engineer from Wollaston, Northamptonshire, England was travelling with John Garfirth, to start a new life in Canada. They were originally sailing on the Empress, from Liverpool, but because of a coal strike their train could not make it through. They later decided to sail the Titanic.
Both men lost their lives in the sinking
Notes 1 Most lists print the name as Potchett, however the spelling here is confirmed by members of the family.
Acknowledgements Nicholas Jardine-Patterson Rob Scott
Travelling Companions (on same ticket) Mr John Garfirth