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PHILLIPS THE JACK BINNS

Wireless Operator on Titanic formerly on James Gordon Bennett's Yacht and on Oceanic.

NEW YORK. April 15. -

The wireless operator on the Titanic, who sent out the SOS message when she struck the iceberg is J. G. Phillips, formerly employed as a wireless operator on James Gordon Bennetts yacht. Later he worked on the steamship Oceanic from which he was transferred to the new Titanic.

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John George Phillips

Acknowledgements

Brian Ticehurst

Citation

Encyclopedia Titanica (2004) PHILLIPS THE JACK BINNS (Boston Globe, Tuesday 16th April 1912, ref: #3724, published 11 September 2004, generated 21st January 2021 02:12:07 AM); URL : https://www.encyclopedia-titanica.org/phillips-jack-binns.html