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Ernst Heribert Björklund : Titanic Victim
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Ernst Björklund was on his way from Stockholm, Sweden to relatives in New York City.
Memorial to Reginald Lomond Barker
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Reginald Lomond Barker is remembered on a brass plaque in Holy Trinity church Millbrook, Southampton, England.
Titanic Lookout man dead
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A link with the Titanic disaster has been broken with the death, at the Sailors’ Home, Southampton, of Reginald Robinson Lee...

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The following people were born
FUNK, Miss Annie Clemmer — 12th April 1874
KETCHLEY, Mr Henry — 12th April 1876

The following people died
HEMMING, Mr Samuel Ernest — 12th April 1928
DORKINGS, Mr Edward Arthur — 12th April 1954
HIRVONEN, Miss Hildur Elisabeth — 12th April 1956
KARLSSON, Mr Einar Gervasius — 12th April 1958
SLAYTER, Miss Hilda Mary — 12th April 1965
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