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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