Patrick McKenna was born in Newry, County Down, Northern Ireland in 1887 and he lived at 16, St. Mary Street, Newry.
He served on board the Lusitania as a fireman in the Engineering Department and was actually engaged at New York, on 30th April 1915, just in time for the ship's final voyage. His rate of pay was £6-10-0d., (£6.50p.)., per month.
He survived the sinking.
1911 Census of Ireland, Cunard Records, PRO BT 349.