Peter Sloan

Mr Peter Sloan

Peter Sloan

Also of Ferndale Road, Sefton Park, Liverpool, previously of Newcastle Road, Warrington, Lancashire. Transferred from ''Laurentic'' to ''Olympic'' and then to ''Titanic'' . Married 1908.

Thirty-one years of age. He was born in Liverpool and received his education at the Liverpool Institute and was a member of the Valkyrie Football Club. He served his apprenticeship with Messrs. C. S. Wilson & Co., of Regent Road, Bootle, and joined the White Star Line two weeks after the completion of his time with Messrs. Wilson. he was employed in a number of the White Star boats both in the Western and Mediterranean trades. During the latter employment he won the half-mile championship for swimming at Spezia - Italy v. England - and the gold medal and silver cup. He was on the Baltic at the time of the collision with the Republic, and volunteered for rescue work for which he received a silver medal. He was next promoted chief electrician of the Laurentic and then to the Olympic , being on that vessel at the time of the collision with the cruiser Hawke . he leaves a widow (Annie) but no children.

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Denis Griffiths, UK
Brian Ticehurst, UK

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THE HEROIC ENGINEERS WHO WENT DOWN TO A MAN

(1912) 

THE HEROIC ENGINEERS WHO WENT DOWN TO A MAN

 

Articles and Stories

Family Gravestone

FAMILY GRAVESTONE

 
Various Memorials

VARIOUS MEMORIALS

 
Probate Report

(1912) 

PROBATE REPORT

 
FEAR JERSEY CITY GIRL'S FIANCÉ WENT DOWN WITH THE TITANIC

Jersey Journal  (1912) 

FEAR JERSEY CITY GIRL'S FIANCÉ WENT DOWN WITH THE TITANIC

 
Mansion House Titanic Relief Fund

(1913) 

MANSION HOUSE TITANIC RELIEF FUND

 
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