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150723-N-TH437-029

Detailed view of one of the propellers on the after-body section of the conserved Howell Mark I Torpedo No. 24
Title: 150723-N-TH437-029
Description: WASHINGTON (July 23, 2015) Detail of one of the propellers on the after-body section of the now fully conserved Howell Mark I Torpedo No. 24 at Naval History and Heritage Command (NHHC) Archaeology & Conservation Laboratory on the Washington Navy Yard. Lost from the Iowa (BB 4) during a training exercise and found by a dolphin team from the U.S. Navy Marine Mammal Program off the coast of San Diego, conservators have been preserving and studying the torpedo since May 2013. (U.S. Navy photo by Mass Communication Specialist 2nd Class Eric Lockwood/Released)
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