Mr Erik Gustaf Collander
Mr Erik Gustaf Collander, 28, from Helsinki, Finland, was the son of Dr Paul Collander.Erik Collander was trained as an engineer and worked as technical director at a large paper mill near Helsiki.
Collander left Finland on April 1, 1912. He was travelling to the United States on a pleasure trip and to study. According to the Ohio newspapers he had planned a surprise visit his cousin, Dr. Paul J. Collander of Ashtabula, Ohio.
Collander boarded the Titanic at Southampton as a second class passenger and perished in the disaster, his body, if recovered, was never identified.
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Titanic Passenger and Crew Summary
Name: Mr Erik Gustaf Collander
Born: Saturday 19th April 1884
Age: 27 years (Male)
Last Residence: in Helsinki Finland
2nd Class Passengers
First Embarked: Southampton on Wednesday 10th April 1912
Ticket No. 248740 , £13
Destination: Ashtabula Ohio United States
Died in the Titanic disaster (15th April 1912).
Body Not Recovered