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Lifebelt from the Norwegian vessel Bokn of Stavanger.
|Lifebelt from the Norwegian vessel Bokn of Stavanger.|
|© National Maritime Museum, London|
|Repro ID: H5825|
|Description: A lifebelt from the Norwegian vessel SMU 'Bokn' of Stavanger. Although Norway was neutral during the First World War, her huge merchant fleet suffered heavy losses from German U-boats and mines. The 'Bokn' was sunk in April 1917.|
|Credit line: National Maritime Museum, London|