Kurt Arnold Gottfrid Bryhl

Mr Kurt Arnold Gottfrid Bryhl

Mr Kurt Arnold Gottfrid Bryhl, 25, was born on 2 March, 1887 the son of Gustaf Gottfrid Lustig, a lawyer in Skara, Sweden. Kurt worked as upholsterer in Skara; he and his sister Dagmar Bryhl had taken their name from their grandmother. They boarded the Titanic at Southampton with Dagmar's fianc Ingvar Enander as second class passengers. Kurt acted as interpreter for the group.

Upon arrival in America Ingvar, Kurt and Dagmar were to join the Bryhl's uncle Oskar Lustig at 511 Pearl St. Rockford, Illinois.

Mr Bryhl unlike the others, was emigrating to America. On the night of the sinking, Dagmar recalled, Kurt had been wearing a gray-speckled costume. He died in the disaster.

References and Sources
Chicago Daily Tribune (Illinois), 17 April 1912
Claes-Gran Wetterholm (1988, 1996, 1999) Titanic. Prisma, Stockholm. ISBN 91 518 3644 0

Credits
Debbie Hanson, USA
Homer Thiel, USA
Leif Snellman, Finland

Articles and Stories

TITANIC SURVIVOR ARRIVES IN ROCKFORD

Rockford Morning Star  (1912) 

TITANIC SURVIVOR ARRIVES IN ROCKFORD

 
TITANIC'S SURVIVOR COMES TO ROCKFORD

Rockford Republic  (1912) 

TITANIC'S SURVIVOR COMES TO ROCKFORD

 
Sister and Brother Lost?

Chicago Tribune  (1912) 

SISTER AND BROTHER LOST?

 
Titanic survivor had Rockford connection

Rockford Register Star  (1997) 

TITANIC SURVIVOR HAD ROCKFORD CONNECTION

 
DAGMAR BRYHL TELLS OF TITANIC DISASTER

Rockford Daily Register Gazette  (1912) 

DAGMAR BRYHL TELLS OF TITANIC DISASTER

 
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