Mr Emile Phillippe Richard

Emile Phillippe Richard
Emile Richard, c. 1910
(Courtesy of Olivier Mendez, Association Français du Titanic)

Mr Emile Richard, 23, from St. Jean d'Angeleys, Charente, boarded the Titanic at Cherbourg as a second class passenger. His last place of abode was Paris, and he was going to Montreal, Canada. Having completed his service in the army, his father was sending him on vacation to Canada. When he returned to France he was to work at the family distillery.

Emile Richard in Garden
Emile Richard in his garden
(Courtesy of Olivier Mendez, Association Français du Titanic)

Emile, who was unmarried, travelled with the family of Cognac importer Albert Mallet. He bought ticket number SC/PARIS 2133 for £15 0s 11d.

Albert and Emile died in the sinking. Their bodies, if recovered, were never identified.

 

Credits

Alan Hustak, Canada
Olivier Mendez, France
Hermann Söldner, Germany

References and Sources

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)
Alan Hustak (1999) Titanic: The Canadian Story. Véhicule Press. ISBN 1 55065 113 7

Link and cite this biography

(2017) Emile Phillippe Richard Encyclopedia Titanica (ref: #555, updated 24th August 2017 06:46:01 AM)
URL : https://www.encyclopedia-titanica.org/titanic-victim/emile-phillippe-richard.html

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