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Stjepan Turčin

Mr Stjepan Turčin, 36, a married labourer from Bratina, Croatia, boarded the Titanic at Southampton as a third-class passenger.

To reach his destination of Youngstown, Ohio, he bought his ticket from the agent: Viktor Klaus-Wildi, Buchs for 325 Swiss francs (ticket number 349247, £7 17s 11d).

Turčin died in the sinking. His body, if recovered, was never identified.

His widow and one child in Kupinec (Bratina) received £110 from the Titanic relief fund.

Notes

Sometimes listed as "Stefan Turcin".

Documents and Certificates

(1912) Contract Ticket List, White Star Line (Southampton, Queenstown), National Archives, London; BT27/776,780
(1912) Register of Births, Marriages and Deaths of Passengers and Seamen at Sea, National Archives, London; BT334/52 & 334/53

Bibliography

Günter Bäbler (1998) Reise auf der Titanic: Das Schicksal der Schweizer, Chronos, Zurich
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Titanic Passenger Summary

Name: Mr Stjepan Turčin
Born: circa.1876 in
Age: 36 years (Male)
Nationality: Croatian
Marital Status: Married
Occupation: General Labourer
Embarked: Southampton on Wednesday 10th April 1912
Ticket No. 349247, £7 17s 11d
Died in the Titanic disaster (15th April 1912)
Body Not Recovered

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