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 Estonia Ferry Disaster Memorial

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Estonia Ferry Disaster Memorial

  • Birth unknown
  • Death 28 Sep 1994
  • Burial Stockholm, Stockholms kommun, Stockholms län, Sweden
  • Memorial ID 10904

Erected in Stockholm, Sweden, the monument is dedicated to the memory of to the victims of the Estonia ferry disaster. On September 28, 1994, in stormy weather while en route from Tallinn to Stockholm, 852 people drowned when the ferry "Estonia" sunk in the Baltic Sea. Rescuers were able to save 137 and of the 852 reported lost many of their bodies were never recovered. With in the memorial's three wedge stone walls is the engraved names of those whom died.

Bio by: John "J-Cat" Griffith

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  • Maintained by: Find A Grave
  • Added: 11 Jul 2000
  • Find A Grave Memorial 10904
  • Find A Grave, database and images ( : accessed ), memorial page for Estonia Ferry Disaster Memorial (unknown–28 Sep 1994), Find A Grave Memorial no. 10904, citing Galärvarvskyrkogården, Stockholm, Stockholms kommun, Stockholms län, Sweden ; Maintained by Find A Grave .