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Pieta Sofia Ilmakangas

Miss Pieta Sofia Ilmakangas, 25, lived in Paavola, Oulu, Finland with her mother Beata Sofia Ilmakangas, she was unmarried.

In 1912 Pieta's sister Ida Ilmakangas, who had been in America for 7 years, came to Finland to take Pieta to her new home. They travelled from Paavola to Southampton where they boarded the Titanic. Both women died in the sinking, their bodies were never found.

References and Sources

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

Name: Miss Pieta Sofia Ilmakangas
Age: 25 years 1 month and 11 days (Female)
Nationality: Finnish
Last Residence: in Paavola, Finland
Occupation: Servant
Embarked: Southampton on Wednesday 10th April 1912
Ticket No. 3101271, £7 18s 6d
Died in the Titanic disaster (15th April 1912)
Body Not Recovered

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