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150723-N-TH437-044

The conserved middle- and after-body sections of Howell Mark I Torpedo No. 24 are resting on a torpedo cart in the NHHC warehouse.
Title: 150723-N-TH437-044
Description: WASHINGTON (July 23, 2015) The conserved middle- and after-body sections of Howell Mark I Torpedo No. 24 at the 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 conserving and studying the torpedo since May 2013. (U.S. Navy photo by Mass Communication Specialist 2nd Class Eric Lockwood/Released)
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