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Case File 1679DMVIC

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Holt, circa 1967

Harold Edward Holt
Missing since December 17, 1967 from Point Nepean, Victoria, Australia
Classification: Endangered Missing

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Circumstances of Disappearance
Harold Edward Holt was last seen in Point Nepean, Australia on December 17, 1967.
Holt was the 17th Prime Minister of Australia from January 20, 1966 to his presumed death in 1967. He went swimming at Chevoit Beach on Point Nepean near the holiday resort of Portsea, south of Melbourne. He jumped into the heavy surf despite a recent shoulder injury and vanished from view.

If you have any information concerning this case, please contact:

Victoria Police Missing Persons Unit
(613) 9247 6666

Source Information:
Australian Dictionary of Biography

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