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Janko Vovk

Birthplace: Jesenice, Jesenice, Slovenia
Death: Died in TITANIC at sea
Cause of death: Died in sinking. Body not recovered.
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Son of Ursula Vovk

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About Janko Vovk

Iz jesenica je došao 22-godišnji Janko Vovk. Nije bio oženjen. Putovao je u St. Joseph, država Minnesota. Koristio je agenciju Viktor Klaus- Wildi a kartu je platio 430 švicarskih franaka.


  • Name: Mr Janko Vovk
  • Age: 21 years
  • Last Residence: in Jesenice Slovenia
  • Occupation: General Labourer
  • 3rd Class passenger
  • First Embarked: Southampton on Wednesday 10th April 1912
  • Ticket No. 349252 , £7 17s 11d
  • Destination: St. Joseph United States
  • Died in the sinking.
  • Body Not Recovered

Mr Janko Vovk, 22, an unmarried labourer from Jesenice, Slovenia, boarded the Titanic at Southampton as a third class passenger .

To reach his destination of St. Joseph, Minnesota, he bought his ticket from the agent: Viktor Klaus-Wildi, Buchs for 430 Swiss francs (ticket number 349252, £7 17s 11d).

Vovk died in the sinking, his body, if recovered, was never identified.


Sometimes listed as "Janko Vook" or "Jenko Vonk".


  • Günter Bäbler (1998) Reise auf der Titanic. Chronos Zürich


  • Contract Ticket List, White Star Line 1912 (National Archives, New York; NRAN-21-SDNYCIVCAS-55[279])
  • Marriages, Births, Deaths and Injuries. White Star Line 1912, Board of Trade 1912 (PRO London, BT 100/260).


  • Hermann Söldner, Germany
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Janko Vovk's Timeline

Jesenice, Jesenice, Slovenia
April 15, 1912
Age 22
TITANIC at sea