Mr Charles Alexander Fortune
Mr Charles Alexander Fortune, 19, was born in Winnipeg, Manitoba, 13 October 1892, the only son of Mark and Mary Fortune. He had just graduated the year before from Bishop's College in Lennoxville, Quebec with citations of academic and athletic excellence. He was about to enroll in McGill University when he returned from a Grand Tour of Europe on the Titanic.
He boarded at Southampton as a first class passenger. He travelled with his parents and three sisters, Ethel Flora, Alice Elizabeth, and Mabel. They occupied cabins C-23-25-27.
Charles and his father lost their lives in the sinking, their bodies were never recovered.
Articles and Stories
References and Sources
Alan Hustak (1999) Titanic: The Canadian Story. Vehicule Press, ISBN-1-55065-113-7
CreditsPat Cook, USA
Phillip Gowan, USA
Alan Hustak, Canada
Link and cite this page
(2013) Charles Alexander Fortune Encyclopedia Titanica (ref: #117, accessed 3rd December 2013 05:15:18 PM) URL : http://www.encyclopedia-titanica.org/titanic-victim/charles-alexander-fortune.html
Titanic Passenger and Crew Summary
Name: Mr Charles Alexander Fortune
Born: Thursday 13th October 1892
Age: 19 years (Male)
Last Residence: in Winnipeg Manitoba Canada
1st Class Passengers
First Embarked: Southampton on Wednesday 10th April 1912
Ticket No. 19950 , £263
Cabin No.: C23/25/27
Died in the Titanic disaster (15th April 1912).
Body Not Recovered