Mr René Pernot from Paris was chauffeur to Benjamin Guggenheim. He boarded the Titanic at Cherbourg and travelled in second class (ticket number SC/PARIS 2131, £15 1s).
Pernot died in the sinking. His body, if recovered, was never identified.
Contract Ticket List, White Star Line 1912 (National Archives, New York; NRAN-21-SDNYCIVCAS-55)
Marriages, births, deaths and injuries that have occurred on board during the voyage (PRO London, BT 100/259-260)