Five further names released following Christchurch quake
Five further names released following Christchurch
Police have today confirmed the identities of
a further five people who died in the Christchurch
Yuki HAMASAKI, 23, (female), of
Yang CHEN, 29, (female), of China
32 (female), of China
Xiling HAN, 25 (female), of
Jen/Jin HII, 34 (female), of Malaysia
brings the total number of names released to 166.
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