Posts Tagged ‘ Les Oubliés de l’Île Saint Paul ’

The Forgotten of Saint Paul Island

October 11, 2019

In October 1929, the La Langouste Française fish company hired 30 Europeans to go lobster fishing in l’Île Saint Paul, a volcanic island in the Indian Ocean about 7kmsq. They worked from November to March and, at the end of the season, a boat came to collect them and bring them home to Concarneau in…

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