August Schmidt

Mr August Schmidt

August Schmidt

Mr August Schmidt (Augustus Smith), 26, was an Austrian who lived at 11 Berwick Street, London N. He was on his way to Newark, New Jersey. To reach his destination, he bought second class ticket number 248659 for 13 and boarded the Titanic at Southampton.

Schmidt died in the sinking. His body, if recovered, was never identified.

Documents
Newark Evening News, 17 April 1912, Fear Another Newarker Gone

References
Contract Ticket List, White Star Line 1912 (National Archives, New York; NRAN-21-SDNYCIVCAS-55[279])
Marriages, births, deaths and injuries that have occurred on board during the voyage (PRO London, BT 100/259-260)
United States Senate (62nd Congress), Subcommittee Hearings of the Committee on Commerce, Titanic Disaster, Washington 1912

Contributors
Hermann Sldner, Germany

Pictures

Augustus Smith

(1912) 

AUGUSTUS SMITH

 

Articles and Stories

Relief Fund

RELIEF FUND

 
FEAR ANOTHER NEWARKER GONE

Newark Evening News  (1912) 

FEAR ANOTHER NEWARKER GONE

 
MR. STENGEL SENDS WORD HE IS SAFE

Newark Star  (1912) 

MR. STENGEL SENDS WORD HE IS SAFE

 
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