Claimed to be the oldest surviving member of the crew of the Titanic

Chicago Daily News

Deaths Elsewhere

Jacob Gibbons, 89, who claimed to be the oldest survivng member of the crew of the Titanic; an engine room worker who was one of the last to leave it when it sank; in Studland, England.

Chicago Daily News, Tuesday, March 2, 1965, p. 21, c. 1

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