Mr Jovo Čalić

Mr Jovo Čalić (Uzelac), 17, was the son of Rade Calić.

An unmarried farmer from Breznik, Croatia, he boarded the Titanic at Southampton as a third-class passenger.

To reach his destination of Sault Ste. Marie, Michigan, he bought his ticket from the agent: Johann Isidor Büchel, Buchs for 170 Swiss francs (ticket number 315093, £8 13s 3d).

Jovo Čalić died in the sinking. His body, if recovered, was never identified.

His father Rade Calić in Brezik received £60 from the relief fund.


Jovo Calic is listed under his "calling-name" Uzelac.

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  1. Torpie said:

    hi,I see the name Joso Uzelas on most passenger list's but not on here which i use the he under another name or was he missed?thanks

  2. Hermann Söldner said:

    Hi, Mr. Uzelac travelled under his "calling" name. His real name was Calic. Hermann Soeldner

  3. Torpie said:

    Thanks alot Hermann,i clouldnt figure it out,again i thank you,regards,Jimmy

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Encyclopedia Titanica (2021) Jovo Čalić (ref: #707, last updated: 18th January 2021, accessed 12th June 2021 12:35:50 PM)

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