Talo Fifita: Mineva Reef hero dies

A Tongan shipwreck survivor, Talo Fifita died after 51 years when a ship he was one of the crew members hit Minerva Reef on July 7, 1962. Fifita was 25 years old at the time and his father Tevita Fifita was the captain of the ship,  known as the Tuaikaepau or Slow-But-Sure. All ten passengers…


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