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Margee & Pat

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11/12/1947

The dragger Margee & Pat was fishing on Georges Bank shortly before the gale of November 12, 1947. When she failed to return to New Bedford, the Coast Guard began a search, assisted by Army and Navy planes. The search continued until November 20, but no trace of the vessel was found.

In February 1949, a hulk was seen drifting about 100 miles east of Boston. It was thought to be either the Margee & Pat or her sister ship, the Belle, which disappeared January 9, 1949, with seventeen men aboard.

Name Age
Lars Berg
Ingvald Olsen
John Huhtala
John Breakell
Olaf Thorland
Harold Hansen
Samuel Jakobsen
Edgar Jamisen
Adrian Surprenant
Bjarne Tollefsen 45

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