About F. Kasper
Mr F. Kasper
- Age: 40 years
- Last Residence: in Southampton Hampshire England
- Occupation: Fireman / Stoker
- Engine crew
- First Embarked: Southampton
- Disembarked Carpathia: New York City on Thursday 18th April 1912
Franz Wilhelm Kasper, 40, was born in Bremerhaven, Germany. He signed-on on 6 April. His previous engagement was on the Oceanic. His monthly wages were £6. He gave as adress: 6 Brunswick Square, Southampton. He boarded the Titanic at Southampton on 10 April 1912.
Kasper survived the sinking. He was rescued by the Carpathia, probably in lifeboat 9. Back in England, he received £1 4s outstanding wages.
Documents Crew Particulars of Engagement
References United States Senate, Washington 1912. n° 806, Crew List Susan Wels (1997) Titanic: The Worlds Greatest Ocean Liner, Crew list by Michael Findley
Sources Discharge list, 1912 - PRO London BT 100/260
Acknowledgements Hermann Söldner, Germany Bill Wormstedt, USA