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THE AUCKLAND LAUNCH TRAGEDY.

MISSING BODIES FOUND

'AUCKLAND, February 9. Search, parties on Saturday evening found the bodies of Myrtle Amelia Uowan and Robert Wilfred Gordon, who were lost from the motor-launch Artono in Rangitoto Channel in a very rough sea on Tie evening of Anniversary Day, January 29. The bodies had been washed up on the rocks of Rangitoto Island.

At the 1 inquest to-day the Coroner returned a verdict of accidental drowning and referred in terms of praise to the aetioYirot' young Gordon, who had lost his life in an endeavour to save the girl.

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THE AUCKLAND LAUNCH TRAGEDY., Ashburton Guardian, Volume XXXIII, Issue 8790, 10 February 1914

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THE AUCKLAND LAUNCH TRAGEDY. Ashburton Guardian, Volume XXXIII, Issue 8790, 10 February 1914

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