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Egildo and Carolina Braga, survivors of the sinking of the Empress of Ireland
Jul. 23, 2013
Egildo and Carolina Braga survived the tragic sinking of the Empress of Ireland, but their son Rino lost his life.

Enrichetta Braga (the couple's daughter, now 93) tells their story:
Egildo Braga landed at Ellis Island, New York, on December 27, 1908. The energetic 20-year-old worked as a miner in Eveleth. Egildo wanted to start a family, Read more...