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... they wards an explosior followed and Stgn Of life aboard lag in stick and string seaman- read: S.O.S. from Ourang Medan the Ourang Medan went down. all souls unaccountship. We float. All officers, includ- No explanation has boon ably lost. She ...

Published: Saturday 17 January 1953
Newspaper: Leicester Chronicle
County: Leicestershire, England
Type: | Words: 946 | Page: 18 | Tags: none

''i-Iwfw 14 LEICESTER MERCURY THURSDAY NOVEMBER HIGH INTEREST SHARES ON MINIMUM BALANCES OF PJOOO 3 MONTHS ..

... flagstaff on the stern As the a Greek bulk-carrier approached officers on bridge could out the name the rust- ' streaked hull Ourang Medan it was name that would become forever associated -classic horror-story of the hot sultry day in ' June 1948 r unlikely ...

Published: Thursday 13 November 1986
Newspaper: Leicester Daily Mercury
County: Leicestershire, England
Type: | Words: 866 | Page: 14 | Tags: none

LEICESTER MERCURY WEDNESDAY JULY 8 1&64 MIDWEEK CAR AND MOTOR CYCLE MART REMEMBER WHITBYS FIRST USED 1962 FORD ..

... had correctly decided on of fact Justice Scarman MESSAGE FROM A SHIP OF DEATH 10METHING was menacing the Dutch steamship Ourang Medan as she beat her way through the Straits of Malacca one February morning in 1948 The ship flashed a series of frantic distress ...

Published: Wednesday 08 July 1964
Newspaper: Leicester Daily Mercury
County: Leicestershire, England
Type: | Words: 1772 | Page: 20 | Tags: none