Mrs Vera Dick (née Gillespie)

Vera Dick

Mrs Albert Adrian Dick (Vera Gillespie), 17, was born in Calgary, Alberta, 12 June 1894, the daughter of Frederick William Gillespie and his wife Annie.

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Vera Dick
(Courtesy: Alan Hustak, Canada)

Vera Gillespie married Albert Adrian Dick on 31 May 1911. They boarded the Titanic at Cherbourg as first class passengers (Cabin B-20, ticket number 17474, £57).

The couple were rescued in lifeboat 3.

Vera Dick (née Gillespie) died in Banff, Alta. on 7 October 1973.

Credits
Phillip Gowan, USA
Alan Hustak, Canada
Hermann Söldner, Germany

References and Sources
New York Herald, April 19, 1912, p.4. Woman Survivor Heard Shooting
Province of Alberta Department of Health Division of Vital Statistics Registration Of Death

Articles and Stories

SURVIVOR TELLS OF THE HEROISM OF CLARENCE MOORE

Washington Times  (1912) 

SURVIVOR TELLS OF THE HEROISM OF CLARENCE MOORE

 
MR. AND MRS. DICK REACH HOME

Calgary Herald  (1912) 

MR. AND MRS. DICK REACH HOME

 
WOMAN SURVIVOR HEARD SHOOTING

New York Herald  (1912) 

WOMAN SURVIVOR HEARD SHOOTING

 
Husband and wife saved

HUSBAND AND WIFE SAVED

 
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