John Bannon (c.1880 - 1912) MP

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Nicknames: "John Shannon", "Andrew Bannon"
Death: Died in Atlantic Ocean RMS Titanic
Cause of death: Shipwreck
Occupation: Greaser on RMS Titanic
Managed by: Terry Jackson (Switzer)
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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

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April 14, 1912
Age 32
Atlantic Ocean RMS Titanic
April 14, 1912
Age 32
Atlantic Ocean RMS Titanic