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Louis Auguste Dornier

Mr Louis August Dornier was born in Beaune, Burgundy, France on 16 October 1891. He was the only child of Joseph Dornier and the former Joséphine Emélie Germain.

When he signed-on to the Titanic on 6 April 1912, Dornier gave his address as 3 Orchard Place, Southampton. His previous ship had been the Olympic. He served as an Assistant Fish Cook in the à la carte restaurant managed by Luigi Gatti.

Louis August Dornier died in the sinking and his body, if recovered, was never identified.

Titanic Crew Summary

Name: Mr Louis Auguste Dornier
Age: 20 years 5 months and 30 days (Male)
Nationality: French
Occupation: Assistant Fish Cook
Last Ship: Olympic
Embarked: Southampton on Saturday 6th April 1912
Died in the Titanic disaster (15th April 1912)
Body Not Recovered

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References and Sources

List Compiled by the Consul General of France (Maurice De Coppet), 17th June, 1913

Documents and Certificates

Agreement and Account of Crew, National Archives, London; BT100/259
(1912) United States Senate, Washington 1912. n° 806, Crew List, Titanic Inquiry Project
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Acknowledgements

Gavin Bell, UK
Geoff Whitfield, UK
Bill Wormstedt, USA