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NH 100210-KN SS SHOUN MARU (Japanese cargo ship)

SS SHOUN MARU (Japanese cargo ship)
Title: SS SHOUN MARU (Japanese cargo ship)
Caption: View of the ship's stern, in about 90 feet of water off Rota, Marianas. Taken by Ron Strong during a dive on her wreck, Spring 1978. She had been sunk by aircraft from USS WHITE PLAINS (CVE-66), 23 June 1944. Her wreck rests about 500 yards offshore.
Description: Courtesy of Ron Strong, 1985.
Catalog #: NH 100210-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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