Mr John James Davies, 28, was born in Hampshire.
He was on board the Titanic for her delivery trip from Belfast to Southampton. When he signed-on again, in Southampton, on 4 April 1912, he gave his address as 19 Eastfield Road, (Southampton). His last ship had been the Olympic. As extra second baker he received monthly wages of £5.
Davies died in the sinking. His body was recovered by the Mackay-Bennett (#200). He was buried at sea on 24 April 1912.
NO. 200. - MALE. - ESTIMATED AGE, 33. FAIR - HAIR AND MOUSTACHE.
CLOTHING - White pants and coat; blue coat and apron; white coat marked "J. D."
EFFECTS - P. O. Savings account book, John J. Davies; 3s 6d; keys; books of S. S. C. B. & B. Union 18010.
EXTRA 2nd BAKER.
NAME - JOHN J. DAVIES. 19 Eastfield Rd., Southampton.
References and Sources
Agreement and Account of Crew (PRO London, BT100/259)
Particulars of Engagement (Belfast), Ulster Folk and Transport Museum (TRANS 2A/45 381)
White Star Line (1912.) Record of Bodies and Effects (Passengers and Crew S.S. "Titanic") Recovered by Cable Steamer "MacKay Bennett"
Titanic Passenger and Crew Summary
Name: Mr John James Davies
Age: 27 years
Last Residence: at 19 Eastfield Road Southampton Hampshire England
Occupation: Extra 2nd Baker
Last Ship: Olympic
First Embarked: Belfast on Monday 1st April 1912
Died in the Titanic disaster (15th April 1912).
Body recovered by: Mackay-Bennett (No. 200)
Buried: at Sea on Wednesday 24th April 1912.
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