Mr Joseph James Brown

Mr J. Brown, 30, was born in Newcastle. He was taken on as a substitute for a crewman that did not sail with the ship.

When he signed on to the Titanic on 10th April, 1912, he gave his address as 237 Desborough Road, Eastleigh. His last ship had been the Oceanic. As a fireman he received monthly wages of £6.

Brown died in the sinking. His body, if recovered, was never identified.


Peter Engberg-Klarström, Sweden
Bill Wormstedt, USA

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