About John Bannon
From Encyclopedia Titanica
Age: 32 years Marital Status: Married. Last Residence: in Southampton Hampshire England Occupation: Greaser Engine crew First Embarked: Southampton Died in the sinking. Body Not Recovered
Mr John Bannon, of 9 St. George Street, Southampton died in the sinking. According to Bannon's friend, Thomas Dillon, Bannon & Dillon were on the poop deck when the ship went under. Dillon later found Bannon afloat on a grating, but when Dillon couldn't climb on, he was forced to leave Bannon. Bannon was not seen again.
His body, if recovered, was never identified.
NotesHe is sometimes listed as "Andrew" or "John Shannon".
References United States Senate, Washington 1912. n° 806, Crew List
Acknowledgements Bill Wormstedt, US