Mr Roger Marie Bricoux

Roger Marie Bricoux

Mr Roger Marie Bricoux was born in France on 1st June 1891.

Before joining the Titanic he lived at 5 Place du Lion d'Or, Lille, France. He and and Pianist Theodore Brailey had served on the Cunard steamer Carpathia before joining the White Star Line.

All of the musicians lost their lives in the sinking.

 

Pictures

Memorial to Roger Bricoux, Titanic cello player
(2000) 
Concert by the Apollo Club, Brooklyn in aid of musicians' families
(1912) 
Roger Bricoux on the Carpathia
(1912) 
ROGER BRICOUX ON THE CARPATHIA
Amalgamated Musicians' Union on Roger Bricoux
(1912) 
AMALGAMATED MUSICIANS' UNION ON ROGER BRICOUX
Roger Bricoux
ROGER BRICOUX
Roger Bricoux with cello
ROGER BRICOUX WITH CELLO
 

Articles and Stories

Titanica! (2004) 
JUST HOW MANY PEOPLE DID THE SHIP'S ORCHESTRA KILL?
The New York Times (1912) 
Worcester Evening Gazette (1912) 
 

Comment and discuss

  1. Samuel Bunce said:

    Re: Hello there, my name is Samuel Bunce, this may sound like a strange question but i am doing a college project about the titanic and was wondering if anyone knows of a full life biography for Roger Marie Bricoux or knows a good website/book/article. if so i would really appreciate it. Many thanks Samuel Bunce

  2. Uouy said:

    Re: I have a question...How did they know it was a body of a musican? Did they ever find the instruments that the musicians played? Or any sheet music?

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Credits

Geoff Whitfield, UK
Olivier Mendez, France

References and Sources

List Compiled by the Consul General of France (Maurice De Coppet), 17th June, 1913
Photo courtesy of Olivier Mendez, Association Français du Titanic
Search archive British and Irish newspapers online

Link and cite this biography

Encyclopedia Titanica (2013) Roger Marie Bricoux (ref: #352, last updated: 25th July 2013, accessed 8th August 2020 03:21:05 AM)
URL : https://www.encyclopedia-titanica.org/titanic-victim/roger-bricoux.html