The 8 page article in 'Paris Match' was published just after the sinking of the 'Hans Hedtoft', sunk on her maiden voyage by an iceberg on January 30 1959. The reporters, Jean-Marc Sabathier and Jean-Paul Penez, made a parallel with the story of the Titanic and took the opportunity to interview Melle Icard, "the last French survivor of the Titanic" (sic).
Rose Amélie Icard
Cite this page
(1959) Miss Amelie Icard's testimony, February 1959 Encyclopedia Titanica (ref: #2405, accessed 24th October 2016 06:18:58 PM) URL : https://www.encyclopedia-titanica.org/miss-amelie-icards-testimony-february-1959.html
Leave a comment
Add a new story to Encyclopedia Titanica
Link to this article
Please link to this page using the following URL
Or copy the link text below
Added to Encyclopedia Titanica Wednesday 10th March 2004, last updated Saturday 12th September 2015.