Mr Janko Vovk

Mr Janko Vovk, 22, an unmarried labourer from Jesenice, Slovenia, boarded the Titanic at Southampton as a third class passenger .

To reach his destination of St. Joseph, Minnesota, he bought his ticket from the agent: Viktor Klaus-Wildi, Buchs for 430 Swiss francs (ticket number 349252, £7 17s 11d).

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



Sometimes listed as "Janko Vook" or "Jenko Vonk".

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Hermann Söldner, Germany

References and Sources

Günter Bäbler (1998) Reise auf der Titanic. Chronos Zürich
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(2019) Janko Vovk Encyclopedia Titanica (ref: #1292, updated 24th October 2019 00:53:17 AM)