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Titanic Mail Clerk - John Richard Jago Smith

Titanic Mail Clerk John Richard Jago Smith

One of two British mail clerks aboard Titanic during her maiden voyage, John Richard Jago Smith was a bachelor.  With the excellent wages he earned as an on-board postal clerk, he was able to help support his father.

Like the other four mail clerks, Smith died when Titanic sank.

 


Media Credits

Image of John Richard Jago Smith, online courtesy U.S. National Postal Museum.

 

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