Ling Hee (c.1888 - d.) MP

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Birthplace: from Hong Kong
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About Ling Hee

http://www.encyclopedia-titanica.org/titanic-survivor/ling-hee.html

  • Name: Mr Ling Hee
  • Age: 24 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 C)
  • Disembarked Carpathia: New York City on Thursday 18th April 1912

Mr Ling Hee [1], 24, came from Hong Kong, he was unmarried.

Hee 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)

Ling Hee was rescued (1)

Notes


"List or Manifest ..." gives his name as "Hee Lang".

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 Ali Lam
  • Mr Len Lam
  • Mr Fang Lang
  • Mr Lee Ling
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