Newark on 26 August 1914

Cobh on 07 May 1915

8 months, 11 days

From Newark, New Jersey. Boarded Lusitania as 2nd class with his parents Walter Sr and Jeanette (nee Moore). On May 7, 1915 Lusitania was struck by a torpedo from a German U-boat in the Mid-Atlantic ocean. Jeanette survived the sinking but her husband and infant son perished. Both of their bodies were recovered.


Alyssa McIntosh

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Alyssa McIntosh

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