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J. P. March (Bark), overboard, 30 May 1866


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Bark J.P. MARCH, lost a man overboard on Lake Erie, June 1866
      Casualty List for 1866
      Buffalo Commercial Advertiser
      February 26, 1867

      . . . . .

      MAN LOST OVERBOARD. - The bark J.P. MARCH, which left this port on Monday,
when about three miles out lost a man - Charles Benjamin. He had been sent out to loose the jib and accidently fell overboard. Every effort to save the unfortunate man was made by the tug GARDINER, which was towing the vessel out, but without success. The deceased belongs in Milwaukee.
      The Buffalo Evening Post
      Monday, June 6, 1866


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Reason: overboard
Lives: 1
Date of Original:
1866
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Local identifier:
McN.W.12188
Language of Item:
English
Geographic Coverage:
  • Ontario, Canada
    Latitude: 42.454166 Longitude: -81.121388
Donor:
William R. McNeil
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J. P. March (Bark), overboard, 30 May 1866