Mr John Richard Fry was valet to Mr J. Bruce Ismay. He boarded the Titanic at Southampton (ticket no 112058) with Mr Ismay and Ismay's secretary William Henry Harrison. During the voyage he occupied cabin B-102.
Mr Fry, who was married with two children had been Bruce Ismay's butler for ten years. During Mr Ismay's travels he acted as the White Star chairman's personal attendent.
Mr Fry died in the sinking, his body, if recovered, was never identified.
Contract Ticket List, White Star Line 1912 (National Archives, New York;