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Sidney Edward Daniels

Also Known As: "Albert"
Birthdate: (89)
Birthplace: Portsmouth, Portsmouth, UK
Death: May 25, 1983 (89)
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Father of <private> Legg (Daniels)

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About Sidney Edward Daniels

  • Name: Mr Sidney Edward Daniels
  • Born: Sunday 19th November 1893
  • Age: 18 years
  • Last Residence: in Southsea Hampshire England
  • Occupation: Steward Victualling crew
  • First Embarked: Southampton
  • Rescued
  • Disembarked Carpathia: New York City on Thursday 18th April 1912
  • Died: Wednesday 25th May 1983

Mr Sidney Edward Daniels [1], 18, was born in Portsmouth on 19 November 1893.

When he signed-on to the Titanic, on 4 April 1912, he gave his address as 119 Albert Rd., (Southampton). His last ship was the Olympic. As a third class steward he received monthly wages of £3 15s.

Daniels was rescued. He managed to board the upturned Collapsible B.

"I just stopped at home. After a couple of days I went down with quinsy, a reaction had set in apparently. I was on the dole for about six months and I went back on the Olympic and stopped right there. I did roughly two hundred voyages on the Olympic, backwards and forwards to New York each time."

Sid Daniels was the last surviving Titanic crewmember. He died in Portsmouth on 25 May 1983.

Notes 1. He is sometimes listed as "Sidney Albert Daniels".

References and Sources Crew Particulars of Engagement General Register Office Certified Copy of an Entry of Death Donald Hyslop, Alastair Forsyth and Sheila Jemima (1997) Titanic Voices: Memories from the Fateful Voyage, Sutton Publishing, Southampton City Council. ISBN 0 7509 1436 X United States Senate, Washington 1912. n° 806, Crew List

Credits Brian Ticehurst, UK

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Sidney Edward Daniels's Timeline

November 19, 1893
Portsmouth, Portsmouth, UK
May 25, 1983
Age 89