Mr Fred Hartnell 1, 21, was born in Southampton on 17 October 1890 the son of James John Hartnell and Julia Sarah Taylor.
When he signed-on to the Titanic, on 4 April 1912, he gave his address as 25 Harcourt Road, (Southampton). His last ship was the Oceanic. As a saloon steward he received monthly wages of £3 15s.
Hartnell was rescued in lifeboat 11.
A later photo of Fred Hartnell (c.1919)
(National Archives CR10 collection, courtesy of Mike Poirier)
He died of cancer on 26 June 1920 in Southampton aged 29.
Sources differ on whether his name was Frederick or Fred.
References and Sources
Agreement and Account of Crew (PRO London, BT100/259)
Gavin Bell, UK
Jill Carlier, USA
Peter Engberg, Sweden
Phil Gowan, USA
Michael Poirier, USA
Brian Ticehurst, UK
Bill Wormstedt, USA
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