03 januari 1968 – SHIP HOLLAND AMERICA LINE sinks OFF THE COAST OF CANADA

Vancouver/Rotterdam - For the Canadian coast freighter Schie Dyke Holland America Line ran aground and sank. De 39 crew were taken safely ashore. Initially, there was talk about a severe storm, but it turns out that the captain had made a navigational error. He was punished by the Council for Shipping.

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