Philippe Gour’s RMS Titanic Biography
Philippe Gour English 11
Mr. George Thomas Macdonald Symons
Born:Thursday 23rd of Febuary 1888 in Weymoth
Death:date and location unknown
Burial: Hollybrook Cemetery, Shirley, Hampshire England
Last residence: At 55 Fanshaw street Southampton Hampshire England.
Occupation on Titanic: Lookout and part of the deck crew.
Survivor: he survived by being the 11th person on lifeboat no. 1 which was the forth lifeboat to be launched of the RMS titanic. (He led the lifeboat with Mr. Alberto Edward Harold James Horsewill)
First embarked: Southampton England Wednesday April 10th
Disembarked Carpathia: New York City on Thursday 18th April 1912.
Last ship: The Oceanic as a lookout, his monthly wage of ₤5
* He signed on the titanic on the 6th of April 1912
* He was in command of lifeboat no. 1
* He was a part of the deck crew on the RMS titanic.
Photos of Mr. Symons
Photos of the lifeboats
Being rescued from Carpatia.
What the lifeboats were like for the RMS titanic.