Oliver Percy Bernard

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Oliver Percy Bernard

Birthdate: (58)
Birthplace: Camberwell, London, England
Death: April 15, 1939 (58)
London, UK
Immediate Family:

Son of Charles Bernard and Annie Bernard
Husband of Dora Edith Hodges
Ex-husband of Muriel Theresa Bernard
Father of Oliver Bernard; Bruce Bernard; Sussana Bernard and Jeffrey Joseph Bernard

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About Oliver Percy Bernard

Oliver Bernard

  • RMS Lusitania survivor

Oliver Bernard (1881 – 1939), 34, was an English architect, and scenic, graphic and industrial designer. He was returning to England aboard Lusitania after working on a theatrical set design for Boston millionaire William Lindsey. Bernard was escorting Lindsey’s daughter, Leslie Mason, and her husband, Stewart Mason, across the Atlantic. Bernard saw the torpedo strike the ship and attempted to help Leslie find her husband, only to be separated from Leslie. Bernard escaped in lifeboat 11 and was rescued by the Wanderer and Flying Fish.

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Oliver Percy Bernard's Timeline

April 8, 1881
Camberwell, London, England
Age 43
March 21, 1928
Age 46
May 27, 1931
Age 50
Age 49
April 15, 1939
Age 58
London, UK