Report: Missing Bounty crewmembers were washed overboard while trying to enter lifeboat

(LUNENBURG, Nova Scotia) — The two missing crewmembers from HMS Bounty were washed away while preparing to enter a lifeboat, CBC News reported. A total of three people were washed overboard, but one of those people was able to reach a lifeboat and was rescued with the other 13 survivors. Among the missing are the captain and one female crewmember.

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By Professional Mariner Staff