Mr Boysie Richard Russell
Mr Richard "Boysie" Russell was born in Hampshire
When he signed-on to the Titanic, on 4th April, 1912, he gave as his local address the Anchor Hotel, Redbridge which was an inn run by his parents. Boysie Russell was not the only member of his family to work on White Star Line ships, and his brother was an Escoffier trained chef. He transferred to the Titanic from the Olympic. As a second class steward he received monthly wages of £3 15s.
Boysie died in the sinking. His body, if recovered, was never identified.
He is remembered on the Titanic memorial in St Mary's Church, Eling, Totton, near Southampton.
He is also named on the Milbrook Church Memorial, Southampton.
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