Titanic Disaster Survivor Drowns in a Shallow Pond

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BRIDGEPORT, Conn. April 18--Surviving the Titanic disaster April 14, 1912, by swimming for hours in the icy waters until picked up by a rescue ship, Oscar Palmquist of 42 Lenox Avenue was drowned in six feet of water in a pond in Beardsley Park into which he is beleived to have wandered.

Missing since March 23, Palmquist's body was discovered in the pond today.

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Encyclopedia Titanica (2003) Titanic Disaster Survivor Drowns in a Shallow Pond (New York Times, Sunday 19th April 1925, ref: #1783, published 21 November 2003, generated 3rd August 2021 07:00:18 AM); URL : https://www.encyclopedia-titanica.org/titanic-disaster-survivor-drowns-shallow-pond.html