Vital Statistics at Time of Disappearance
Details of Disappearance
On Thursday January 12, 1981 Bill left Oak Island in a 12 foot canoe. Bill was setting up gill nets in the frying pan shoals area south of Bald Head Island when he was caught up in a storm. After 3 day of searching from the coast guard by boat and helicopter his body was never recovered.
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US Coast Guard