About George Thomas Macdonald Symons
Mr George Thomas Macdonald Symons
- Born: Thursday 23rd February 1888
- Age: 24 years
- Last Residence: at 55 Fanshaw Street Southampton Hampshire England
- Occupation: Lookout
- Last Ship: Oceanic
- Deck crew
- First Embarked: Southampton
- Rescued (boat 1)
- Disembarked Carpathia: New York City on Thursday 18th April 1912
Mr George Thomas Macdonald Symons, 24, was born in Weymouth on 23 February 1888.
When he signed-on to the Titanic, on 6 April 1912, he gave his address as 55 Fanshaw St., (Southampton). His last ship had been the Oceanic. As a Lookout he received monthly wages of £5.
Symons was put in command of Emergency Lifeboat 1.
Available Documents Crew Particulars of Engagement
Inquiry Testimony (Courtesy of the Titanic Inquiry Project) Senate Hearings, 25 April 1912, Testimony Senate Hearings, 25 April 1912, Additional Testimony [with Hogg and Perkis] Board of Trade Hearings, Day 10, Testimony