Historical records matching Frederick Wright
About Frederick Wright
- Name: Mr Frederick Wright
- Born: 1888
- Age: 24 years
- Marital Status: Single.
- Last Residence: in London London England
- Occupation: Sports Instructor Victualling crew
- First Embarked: Southampton
- Died in the sinking. Body Not Recovered
Mr Frederick Wright, 24, was born in Great Billing in 1888.
(Unidentified Source, Courtesy of Chris Dohany, USA)
When he signed-on to the Titanic, on 4 April 1912, he gave his address as 22 Stern Street, Shepherd's Bush, (London). His last ship had been the Olympic. As the racquet court attendant he received weekly wages of £1.
Wright met Colonel Archibald Gracie shortly after the collision, Gracie jokingly cancelled his raquets lesson for the next morning, Wright seemed concerned, probably because by that time he knew the raquet court to be filling with water.
Wright died in the sinking. His body, if recovered, was never identified.
References and Sources Agreement and Account of Crew (PRO London, BT100/259) Colonel Archibald Gracie (1913) The Truth about the Titanic. New York, Mitchell Kennerley Hermann Söldner (ed.) (2000) RMS Titanic: Passenger and Crew List 10 April 1912-15 April 1912. ä wie Ärger Verlag.