Mr Thomas Drake Martinez Cardeza

Thomas Drake Martinez Cardeza

Mr Thomas Drake Martinez Cardeza, 36, from Germantown, PA, boarded the Titanic at Cherbourg with his mother Charlotte Cardeza and his manservant Gustave Lesueur. They occupied one of the two most luxurious suites on board (B51/3/5, ticket 17755, £512, 6s).

Mr Cardeza, his mother and the servants were rescued in lifeboat 3

Thomas Cardeza

Thomas Cardeza in 1917
(National Archive / Gavin Bell)

Mary Cardez died in 1943 and Thomas Cardeza died on 6 June 1952. He was buried beside his mother at West Laurel Hill Cenetery, Bala Cynwyd, Pennsylvania.

© Michael A. Findlay, USA

 

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Michael A. Findlay, USA
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(2017) Thomas Drake Martinez Cardeza Encyclopedia Titanica (ref: #51, updated 13th August 2017 11:45:01 AM)
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