Gollin Kyokuyo Fishing Company MemorialPrint Page
A plaque is dedicated to those who lost their lives in the ships of the Gollin Kyokuyo Fishing Company during Cyclone Tracy in 1974.
Gollin Kyokuyo was a joint fishing venture operating out of Darwin at the time of Cyclone Tracy. They had lost seven sailor/fishermen and three steel hulled trawlers out of six that had been in the harbour that night.
|Address:||Harry Chan Avenue and Smith Street , Christ Church Cathedral, Darwin, 0800|
|GPS Coordinates:||Lat: -12.465833|
Note: GPS Coordinates are approximate.
|Actual Event STart Date:||25th-December-1974|
|Actual Event End Date:||25th-December-1974|
|Actual Monument Dedication Date:||Sunday 27th April, 1975|
IN MEMORY OF THOSE GALLANT TRAWLERMEN FROM GOLLIN KYOKUYO FISHING COMPANY WHO LOST THEIR LIVES AT SEA
CYCLONE "TRACY" 25th DECEMBER 1974.
S Odawara - Captain
D Holten - Engineer
G Roewer - Cadet Fisherman
D Fealy - Cadet Fisherman
R Swann - Cadet Fisherman
W Woodyatt - Engineer
R Wade - Cadet Fisherman
DEDICATED AT CHRISTCHURCH CATHEDRAL, DARWIN
SUNDAY 27th APRIL 1975.