Photo: © Bob Knuckle, Dundas, Ontario, Canada.
Sig. Battista (Baptiste) Bernardi, 22, was born at Roccabruna (Cuneo), Italia. His address in England was 113, High Street, Notting Hill Gate, London.
Before joining the Titanic as an assistant waiter in the à la carte restaurant he had served as a waiter at the Ritz Hotel, London.
Bernadi died in the sinking, his body was later recovered (#215) by the cable-ship MacKay Bennett, it was buried at Mount Olivet Cemetery, Halifax, N.S. on May 8, 1912:
NO. 215. - MALE. - ESTIMATED AGE, 20. - HAIR, DARK.
CLOTHING - Black coat; pants; singlet; no shirt; white apron, one button lost.
EFFECTS - 7s. 2d.; on link; one horseshoe pin; comb; purse.
NO MARKS ON BODY OR CLOTHES.
NAME - BERNARDI BATISTE.
Bob Knuckle, Canada
References and SourcesRecord of Bodies and Effects: Passengers and Crew, S.S. Titanic (Public Archives of Nova Scotia) (#215)
United States Senate, Washington 1912. n° 806, Crew List