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NH 100208-KN SS SHOUN MARU (Japanese cargo ship)

SS SHOUN MARU (Japanese cargo ship)
Title: SS SHOUN MARU (Japanese cargo ship)
Caption: Collapsed kingposts amidships, in section destroyed by boiler explosion. Taken by Ron Strong while diving on her wreck off Rota, Marianas, Spring 1978. She had been sunk by aircraft from USS WHITE PLAINS (CVE-66), 23 June 1944, and now rests in about 90 feet of water some 500 yards offshore.
Description: Courtesy of Ron Strong, 1985.
Catalog #: NH 100208-KN
Copyright Owner: Naval History and Heritage Command
Original Creator: Photo by Ron Strong, 1978.
After this Year: 1970
Before this Year: 1979
Original Medium: Color Photo
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