Faces of the Titanic: Patrick Dooley died on April 15 having visited his dying father

"Der Untergang der Titanic:" An artists impression of the survivors on board their lifeboats as the Titanic sank.

Patrick also had a sister Mary (41), and brothers Michael (39) and John (33). Many of these lives would not have been so damaged had the Cymric sailed as scheduled, four days before the Titanic, on Easter Sunday, 7 April.

“The Irish Aboard the Titanic” by Senan Molony is available online.

* Originally published in 2012.

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