Mr Cerin Bakić

Mr Cerin Bakić, 26, a married labourer from Batic, Bosnia, boarded the Titanic at Southampton as a third class passenger . To reach his destination of Harrisburg, Pennsylvania, he bought his third class ticket from the agent: Viktor Klaus-Wildi, Buchs for 293 Swiss francs (Ticket No. 349248, £7 17s 11d).

Balkic died in the sinking, his body if recovered, was never identified.

 

Credits

Günter Bäbler, Switzerland
Hermann Söldner, Germany

Notes

Some lists give his name as "Kerim Balkic".

References and Sources

Günter Bäbler (1998) Reise auf der Titanic. Chronos, Zürich
Contract Ticket List, White Star Line 1912 (National Archives, New York; NRAN-21-SDNYCIVCAS-55[279]) Marriages, births, deaths and injuries that have occurred on board during the voyage (PRO London, BT 100/259-260)
Search archive British and Irish newspapers online

Link and cite this biography

(2018) Cerin Bakić Encyclopedia Titanica (ref: #671, updated 13th October 2018 09:24:18 AM)
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