Mrs Vera Dick

Vera Dick
Vera Dick
(Courtesy: Alan Hustak, Canada)

Mrs Albert Adrian Dick (Vera Gillespie), 17, was born in Calgary, Alberta, 12 June 1894, the daughter of Frederick William Gillespie and his wife Annie.

Vera Gillespie married Albert Adrian Dick on 31 May 1911. They boarded the Titanic at Cherbourg as first class passengers (Cabin B-20, ticket number 17474, £57).

The couple were rescued in lifeboat 3.

Vera Dick (née Gillespie) died in Banff, Alta. on 7 October 1973.

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Calgary Herald (1912) 
Washington Times (1912) 
New York Herald (1912) 
 

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Phillip Gowan, USA
Alan Hustak, Canada
Hermann Söldner, Germany

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New York Herald, April 19, 1912, p.4. Woman Survivor Heard Shooting
Province of Alberta Department of Health Division of Vital Statistics Registration Of Death
Search archive British and Irish newspapers online

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(2019) Vera Dick Encyclopedia Titanica (ref: #93, updated 18th October 2019 18:45:25 PM)
URL : https://www.encyclopedia-titanica.org/titanic-survivor/vera-dick.html