About James Hart
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Mr James Hart
- Age: 49 years
- Marital Status: Single.
- Last Residence: in Southampton Hampshire England
- Occupation: Fireman / Stoker
- Engine crew
- First Embarked: Southampton
- Died in the sinking.
- Body Not Recovered
James Hart, 53, of 51 College Road, Southampton, Fireman, died in the disaster. His body was never recovered.
A few weeks after the disaster the press reported that a man named Thomas Hart who had been missing for some time turned up on his mother's doorstep claiming to have had his discharge book stolen and that another man, identity unknown, had boarded the Titanic under his name and been lost.
Read the full story in Senan Molony's article The Hart of the Matter.