Mr Cerin Balkic

Mr Cerin Balkic, 26, a married labourer from Batic, Bosnia, boarded the Titanic at Southampton as a third class passenger . To reach his destination of Harrisburg, Pennsylvania, he bought his third class ticket from the agent: Viktor Klaus-Wildi, Buchs for 293 Swiss francs (Ticket No. 349248, £7 17s 11d).

Balkic died in the sinking, his body if recovered, was never identified.


Some lists give his name as "Kerim Balkic".

References and Sources

Günter Bäbler (1998) Reise auf der Titanic. Chronos, Zürich
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)

Günter Bäbler, Switzerland
Hermann Söldner, Germany

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