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Missing Aussie sailor returns to port

Coquimbo : Chile | Apr 11, 2010 at 5:37 PM PDT
Source: Sydney Morning Herald
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Mitchell Westlake, 23, from the Gold Coast, was due to return to the port of Coquimb in Chile on February 27, the day the quake hit. Mr Westlake and four others set off from the Ecuadorean port of Salinas on the country's southern coast on a 46-foot steel-hulled sloop called Columbia on January 16. FULL ARTICLE AT Sydney Morning Herald
 
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