Tasmanian Seafarers' Memorial
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FV Helen J (1997)
The plaque reads ...
09.01.1997 Strahan based fishing vessel
broke up in heavy seas off Pieman R.
with loss of John Fee (46) ~Master
and Michael Cadby (23) ~ Deckhand
Sole survivor Peter Fee (14) reached
shore near Conical Rocks and was
rescued by F.V. Eastern Star
Tragically, just six months later the Eastern
Star was itself
overwhelmed by a large wave causing it to sink with the loss of three