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Hi In the early hours of October 14, 1942 a torpedo from the German submarine U69 hit the passenger ship SS Caribou, on route to Port aux Basques, Newfoundland from Sydney, Nova Scotia. Of the 237 people aboard the Caribou 136 had perished. Fifty-seven were military personnel and 49 were civilians. The Channel-Port aux Basques area was the worst hit as many […]

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