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Tome Pocrnić

Mr Tome Pocrnić, 24, a married farmer from Bukovac, Croatia, boarded the Titanic at Southampton as a third class passenger. He presumably travelled with Mate Pokrnic.

To reach his destination of South Chicago, Illinois, he bought his ticket from the agent: Johann Isidor Büchel, Buchs for 170 Swiss francs (ticket number 315092, £8 13s 3d).

Tome Pocrnić died in the sinking. His body if recovered was never identified.

His widow, Mara Pocrnić and their two children in Bukovac received £120 from the Titanic relief fund.


Sometimes listed as "Pacruic" or "Pecruic".

References and Sources

Günter Bäbler (1998) Reise auf der Titanic. Chronos Zürich
Contract Ticket List, White Star Line 1912 (National Archives, New York; NRAN-21-SDNYCIVCAS-55[279])
Marriages, Births, Deaths and Injuries. White Star Line 1912, Board of Trade 1912 (PRO London, BT 100/260).
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Titanic Passenger Summary

Name: Mr Tome Pocrnić
Born: circa.1888
Age: 24 years (Male)
Nationality: Croatian
Marital Status: Married to Mara
Embarked: Southampton on Wednesday 10th April 1912
Ticket No. 315092, £8 13s 3d
Died in the Titanic disaster (15th April 1912)
Body Not Identified

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