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Everyone on the Lusitania's last voyage, including passengers and crew.

William Egan

William Egan

About William

William Egan served on board the Lusitania as Bosun's Mate in the Deck Department.

He survived the sinking and gave evidence at the official enquiry conducted into the sinking, chaired by Lord Mersey, in June and July 1915.

A photograph of him and five other crew member survivors appeared in the national press at the time.

References

Cunard Records, Roy Makinson.

Name:
William Egan

Outcome:
Saved

Type:
Crew

Age at time of sailing:
-

Address at time of sailing:
-

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