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stepping stones of maritime history


Not much is known about the wrecking of the Japara, except that there were 11 casualties. The bodies were buried on the shore near the wreck site.


MasterC.S. Kley
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  • Lesa la Grange, Martijn Manders, Briege Williams, John Gribble and Leon Derksen (2024).
    Dutch Shipwrecks in South African Waters: A Brief History of Sites, Stores and Archives [Unpublished].
  • marhisdata id 8681.

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