José Salvador Alvarenga

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A Salvadorean castaway who identified himself as Jose Ivan and later... News PhotoAssistance,Castaway,Close-up,Horizontal,Human Interest,Identity,José Salvador Alvarenga,Majuro,Marshall Islands,Nautical Vessel,People,Portrait,Riding,Shipwreck,WalkingPhotographer Collection: AFP 2014 AFPA Salvadorean castaway who identified himself as Jose Ivan and later told that his full name is Jose Salvador Alvarenga walks with the help of a Majuro Hospital nurse in Majuro after a 22-hour boat ride from isolated Ebon Atoll on February 3, 2014. Jose was washed up on Ebon Atoll on January 30, 2014, and told his rescuers he set sail from Mexico for El Salvador in September 2012 and has been floating on the ocean ever since. AFP PHOTO / Hilary Hosia (Photo credit should read HILARY HOSIA/AFP/Getty Images)