Mr Albert Vale Barker, 18, was born in early 1893 in Abbotts Worthy, near Winchester, Hampshire the son of Wallace Barker (1863-1932) and Emilie Vale (1865-?) in 1893. In 1912 he was unmarried and lived he lived in Kings Worthy, Hampshire.
When he signed-on to the Titanic, on 6 April 1912, he gave his address as Kingsworthy, Winchester. His last ship had been the Oceanic. As an assistant baker he received monthly wages of £4.
Barker died in the sinking. His body, if recovered, was never identified.
References and Sources
GRO Birth Indexes
Agreement and Account of Crew (PRO London, BT100/259
Craig Stringer (2003) Titanic People CD ROM
The miller's son
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