Mr Juho Tikkanen

Mr Juho Tikkanen was born on 24th June 1879 in Pielavesi Finland, the son of farmer Herman Tikkanen and his wife Helena Tikkanen.

He travelled from Hankä to Hull before joining the Titanic at Southampton. He was bound for New York. The fare from Hankä to New York was 269 Fmk ($51 £10 12s).

Juho Tikkanen died in the sinking, his body, if recovered, was never identified. £50 in compensation was later paid to his relatives.

Credits
Jarno Linnolahti, Finland
Leif Snellman, Helsinki, Finland

References and Sources
Claes-Göran Wetterholm (1988, 1996) Titanic, Rabén, Stockholm.
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