Mr. Allen Byron Barnes

Allen Barnes, 43, was from Berlin, Ontario, Canada and was sailing on Lusitania on business.  His ticket on Lusitania was 6926 and his cabin number was B-1. The following is from the Toronto Star, Saturday, 8 May 1915, page 2:

Berlin Man Aboard.

Berlin, Ont. May 8 — A.B. barnes, superintendent of the Star White-[text missing]ear Company, was one of the passengers on the ill-fated Lusitania.  He left for England to secure additional war orders for his firm.

Allen Barnes survived the sinking and was treated at Queenstown hospital and released.

Marika Pirie, Canada
Judith Tavares

Toronto Star.  Saturday, 8 May 1915, page 2.

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