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The VROUWE ELISABETH DOROTHEA departed from Batavia with at least 91 men on board; the 2 passengers were condemned persons. The ship called at St. Helena (departure on 09-09). During the voyage 12 members of the crew died. In the night of 27/28-11-1767 the VROUWE ELISABETH DOROTHEA ran ashore between Petten and Callantsoog and was wrecked; only 6 persons were rescued, 

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