August Meyer

Mr August Meyer, 31, an unmarried baker, was born on 26 May 1880 in Rhoden, Hesse, Germany. He emigrated from Germany to England. His last address was 26 Kildas Road, Harrow-on-Hill.

Meyer boarded the Titanic at Southampton as a second class passenger (ticket number 248723, £13).

Mr Meyer died in the sinking. His body, if recovered, was never identified.

He is remembered on a cenotaph in the Old Cemetery, Rhoden, Germany.

Documents and Certificates

(1912) Contract Ticket List, White Star Line (Southampton, Queenstown), National Archives, London; BT27/776,780
(1912) Register of Births, Marriages and Deaths of Passengers and Seamen at Sea, National Archives, London; BT334/52 & 334/53
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Trevor Baxter, UK
Jens Ostrowski, Germany
Nikolaus Zöllner, Germany
Hermann Söldner, Germany

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Encyclopedia Titanica (2020) August Meyer (ref: #513, last updated: 29th January 2020, accessed 28th July 2021 04:07:54 AM)
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