Le Petit Journal, 20th April 1912
(Courtesy of Olivier Mendez, Association Français du Titanic)
Mr René Pernot from Paris was chauffeur to Benjamin Guggenheim. He boarded the Titanic at Cherbourg and travelled in second class (ticket number SC/PARIS 2131, £15 1s).
Pernot died in the sinking. His body, if recovered, was never identified.
Contract Ticket List, White Star Line 1912 (National Archives, New York; NRAN-21-SDNYCIVCAS-55)
Marriages, births, deaths and injuries that have occurred on board during the voyage (PRO London, BT 100/259-260)
Articles and Stories
New York Times (1912)