Herbert Pitman
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Biological Information
Full name

Herbert John Pitman

Gender

Male

Born

20 November 1877

Death

7 December 1961

Background Information
Titanic Statistics
Boarded

Belfast Ireland

Destination

New York, U.S.A.

Occupation

Third officer

Class

Crew

Fate

Escaped on Lifeboat 5

Production
Classification

Historical character

Portrayal

Kevin De La Noy

Herbert John Pitman (November 20, 1877 – December 7, 1961) was the Third Officer of the Titanic.

He was born in the village of Sutton Montis in Somerset, England, and joined the White Star Line in 1906.

He died of a subarachnoid haemorrhage and was interred in the Parish Churchyard of Pitcombe, Somerset.

Behind the scenes[edit | edit source]

In James Cameron's 1997 film, Titanic he was portrayed by Kevin De La Noy, in an uncredited non-speaking role. He was the only one of the seven head officers to not have any dialogue. The real Pitman had a moustache.

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