Lee Bing

Mr Lee Bing

Mr Lee Bing, 32, was from Hong Kong, he was married to Too Bing.

He was travelling to New York City with eight colleagues from the Donaldson Line's Anetta. He was a fireman.

While it has been alleged that some or all were stowaways on the Titanic, in fact all eight boarded the Titanic at Southampton as fare-paying third class passengers. Lee Bing, Chang Chip, Choong Foo, Ling Hee, Ali Lam, Len Lam, Fang Lang and Lee Ling travelled together on the same ticket (ticket number 1601, £56 9s 11d)

Lee Bing was rescued.

References and Sources

Contract Ticket List, White Star Line 1912 (National Archives, New York; NRAN-21-SDNYCIVCAS-55[279])
List or Manifest of Alien Passengers for the United States Immigration Officer At Port Of Arrival (Date: 18th-19th June 1912, Ship: Carpathia) - National Archives, NWCTB 85 T715 Vol 4183

Credits
Peter Engberg-Klarström, Sweden
Michael A. Findlay, USA
Chris Dohany, USA
George Behe, USA

Articles and Stories

Chinese Sailors on the Titanic

CHINESE SAILORS ON THE TITANIC

 
Five Celestials Among Rescued – How They Got There a Mystery

Brooklyn Daily Eagle  (1912) 

FIVE CELESTIALS AMONG RESCUED – HOW THEY GOT THERE A MYSTERY

 
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