Major Arthur Peuchen, Wife, Son and Daughter

Philadelphia Bulletin

Major Arthur Peuchen, Wife, Son and Daughter

ONE WHOLE FAMILY THAT ESCAPED FROM THE TITANIC

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Rosanne MacIntyre

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    Timothy said:

    Major Arthur Peuchen RE: "One whole family escapes from the Titanic" - caption provided by Rosanne MacIntyre.  Please note Major Peuchen was returning from a business engagement.  His wife, son and daughter were NOT aboard RMS Titanic, but safe at their home on Jarvis Street in Toronto, Ontario at the time of the sinking.  Peuchen was ordered aboard Lifeboat Number 6, when it was discovered that no ABS had manned the boat.  Second Officer Lightoller asked if there were any men on the deck of the Titanic who were qualified seaman.  Peuchen came forward stating he was yachtsman with the... Read full post

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Encyclopedia Titanica (2004) Major Arthur Peuchen, Wife, Son and Daughter (Philadelphia Bulletin, Friday 19th April 1912, ref: #4126, published 3 November 2004, generated 24th February 2021 05:57:59 AM); URL : https://www.encyclopedia-titanica.org/major-arthur-peuchan-sic-wife-son-and-daughter.html