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THE TAION'S PLIGHT

A PLUCKY PORTUGUESE WATCHMAN.

Hong Kono, April 29, Two torpedo destroyers proceeded to the Taion. The captain of the Tuion l , " phot several pirates dead, Dias, v 5-' ' Portuguese'watchmab, cKeplaytd great r- gaiiantry " Hβ was seen pluckily V fighting and shooting the pirates till '(*% the vessel caught fire. It was at first £$ thought that he had perished in the r?i^ ! flames, but it now transpires that be !§![>* -was among those rescued by the H|[V'steamers which went to the relief. Ik;; The Taion's' hold was found to ba ■if-; , crowded with" corpses. -

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THE TAION'S PLIGHT, Akaroa Mail and Banks Peninsula Advertiser, Volume LXXII, Issue 4392, 1 May 1914, Incorrect date

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THE TAION'S PLIGHT Akaroa Mail and Banks Peninsula Advertiser, Volume LXXII, Issue 4392, 1 May 1914, Incorrect date

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