Cowan, James Cairns

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Name: James Cairns Cowan
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Ethnicity:NZ/Scotland (Glasgow)
Date of Birth:15/01/1875
Date of Death:16/09/1919
Age at Death:44 Years
Location of Death:Locality off Gore Bay, Canterbury Coast

Vessel

Name:SS Tainui
Date of Accident:16/09/1919
Location of Accident:Near Shag Rock on the Canterbury Coast
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Captain with the New Zealand Refrigerating Company. Previously with Canterbury Steamship Company and Union SS Co. of New Zealand also as Master. He was a resident of Wanganui at the time of his death in 1919.

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