Thanks Inger, that was probably the connection.quote:
but it was Sara Compton who recalled in her letter to Gracie that Lowe commandeered the matches from the occupants of Boat 14 (around the same time as he was warning the crew to leave their tobacco in their pockets, as it would just make them thirsty).
I read about that here on ET. Wasn't he commended or something by the King after saving that crewman's life. Just jumped right in after him.quote:
David Blair - the one-time Titanic Second Officer was later presented with a pair of excellent binoculars for his heroism in rescuing a man who had gone overboard!