Miss Katriina Jussila

Miss Katriina Jussila, 20, the daughter of Ilkka and Sofia Jussila, was a single woman from Paavola, Oulu, Finland. She boarded the Titanic at Southampton with her sister Aina Maria. They were travelling from Paavola to visit an uncle who had a Finnish employment agency in New York.

Both women died in the sinking, their bodies were never found. Ilkka and Sofia Jussila received £75 in compensation for the loss of both daughters plus £10 from the Daily Telegraph fund (UK).

 

Credits

Leif Snellman, Finland

References and Sources

Claes-Göran Wetterholm (1988, 1996, 1999) Titanic. Prisma, Stockholm. ISBN 91 518 3644 0

Link and cite this biography

(2017) Katriina Jussila Encyclopedia Titanica (ref: #918, updated 25th August 2017 06:56:01 AM)
URL : https://www.encyclopedia-titanica.org/titanic-victim/katriina-jussila.html

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