Mr William Watson

Mr William Watson of 13 York Street, Southampton, died in the sinking.

His body was recovered by the Mackay-Bennett and was buried at sea.

NO. 158 - MALE - ESTIMATED AGE, 25 -  DARK HAIR

CLOTHING - Boiler suit; no shoes or stockings; National Service and Firemen's Union No. 64936.

EFFECTS - Pipe; purse; 13s. 11d.

PROBABLY FIREMAN.

NAME - W. WATSON,
Olden Lane, Manchester.

 

Notes

  1. The address as given in the Senate crew list is different than the one in the Halifax listings.  "Olden Lane" might be a mispelling of Oldham?
 

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Bill Wormstedt, USA

References and Sources

White Star Line (1912.) Record of Bodies and Effects (Passengers and Crew S.S. "Titanic") Recovered by Cable Steamer "MacKay Bennett" Including Bodies Buried at Sea and Bodies Delivered at Morgue in Halifax, N.S.
United States Senate, Washington 1912. n° 806, Crew List
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Encyclopedia Titanica (2016) William Watson (ref: #1694, last updated: 1st February 2016, accessed 5th August 2020 11:06:20 AM)
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