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Wreckage of World War II Aircraft Carrier USS Hornet Discovered


Science & Tech  (tags: archaeology, discovery, history, science, NewTechnology )

Marty
- 1 day ago - cbsnews.com
The research vessel Petrel is perched on a spot in the South Pacific Ocean that was anything but peaceful 77 years ago. Then, it was the scene of a major World War II battle between the U.S. and the Imperial Japanese Navies....



   

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Colleen L (3)
Wednesday February 13, 2019, 9:26 pm
Heard about this on the morning news. After all these years they finally discover it. What makes it even more interesting is that they were able to speak to 95 year old Richard Nowatzki who was there and involved with the war.
Thanks Marty
 

Walter F (129)
Thursday February 14, 2019, 2:13 pm
Thanks for the information Marty.The USS Hornet is the final resting place of 140 young men who gave their all 75 years ago. It is a sacred site and must never be desecrated.
 

Janet B (0)
Friday February 15, 2019, 8:37 pm
Thanks
 

danii p (31)
Saturday February 16, 2019, 1:04 pm
Thanks for sharing
 

Raleighaway k (358)
Saturday February 16, 2019, 1:47 pm
TYFS Marty
 

Janet B (0)
Saturday February 16, 2019, 8:30 pm
Thanks
 
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