1914: Survivor of Titanic Drowns

Middletown, Conn., July 27–Adam Segmart, who was a passenger on the Titanic and was saved by a lifeboat, was drowned while bathing in Besek lake. He was unable to swim and sank after stepping off into a deep hole before aid could reach him. He is survived by a wife and four children.

From the San Bernardino News (San Bernardino, California), Monday, July 27, 1914.

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