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Tango01 Supporting Member of TMP27 Mar 2018 11:54 a.m. PST

"Wreckage from the USS Juneau (CL-52) was discovered on March 17, 2018, by the expedition crew of Research Vessel (R/V) Petrel. The Juneau was sunk by a Japanese torpedo during the Battle of Guadalcanal, ultimately killing 687 men including all five of the Sullivan brothers. The Atlanta-class light cruiser was found 4,200 meters (about 2.6 miles) below the surface, resting on the floor of the South Pacific off the coast of the Solomon Islands…"

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Charlie 12 Inactive Member27 Mar 2018 7:52 p.m. PST

Already posted:

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Do try to keep up, sport….

Tango01 Supporting Member of TMP28 Mar 2018 12:17 p.m. PST

Sorry….


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