Maurice Emile Victor Debreucq

Mr Maurice Emile Victor Debreucq

Maurice Debreucq
(Courtesy of Olivier Mendez, Association Français du Titanic)

Mr Maurice Emile Victor Debreucq was born in France on 6th March 1894.

When he signed-on to the Titanic, on 6th April, 1912, his address was 12 Mead Street, Kennington, London, W. The Titanic was his first ship. As a member of the à la carte restaurant he was employed and therefore paid by Mr Gatti.

Mr Debreucq died in the sinking. His body was recovered by the Mackay-Bennett (#244), and was buried at Mount Olivet Cemetary, Halifax, Nova Scotia on 8th May, 1912.

Image
Courtesy Bob Knuckle, Canada

NO. 244 - MALE - ESTIMATED AGE, 23 - HAIR, FAIR. 

CLOTHING - Black coat; vest and pants; black boots.

EFFECTS - One gold watch; steel chain with purse; £1 4s. 6d.; badge and two gold studs. 

NAME - MAURICE EMIL DEBRENEQ.

 

References and Sources

Agreement and Account of Crew (PRO London, BT100/259)
United States Senate, Washington 1912. n° 806, Crew List
List Compiled by the Consul General of France (Maurice De Coppet), 17th June, 1913
Record of Bodies and Effects: Passengers and Crew, S.S. Titanic (Public Archives of Nova Scotia)

Credits
Bob Knuckle, Canada
Olivier Mendez, France
Geoff Whitfield, UK
Bill Wormstedt, USA

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