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Delos De Wolf (Schooner), U6327, sailor killed, 22 Nov 1880


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As the schr. DELOS DEWOLF was landing at Muskegon Friday morning a sailor named Andrew Johnson jumped on the dock to make a line fast, and the vessel's jibboom struck a lumber pile, throwing it over on him, killing him instantly. He was a single man, and a member of the Chicago Sailor's Union.
      Buffalo Commercial Advertiser
      November 22, 1880 1-9


Schooner DELOS DE WOLF. U. S. No. 6327. Of 299.26 tons gross. Home port, Oswego, N.Y.,
      Merchant Vessel List, U. S., 1871
     

     


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Reason: sailor killed
Lives: 1
Date of Original:
1880
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Local identifier:
McN.W.19591
Language of Item:
English
Geographic Coverage:
  • Michigan, United States
    Latitude: 43.23418 Longitude: -86.24839
Donor:
William R. McNeil
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Delos De Wolf (Schooner), U6327, sailor killed, 22 Nov 1880