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#4493698 - 10/19/19 10:32 PM IJN Kaga found.  
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IJN Kaga found.

Given the short time in which the 4 Japanese carriers were sunk (all in one day?), it seems there’s a distinct possibility the other 3 will be found in the not-too distant future.


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#4493701 - 10/19/19 10:51 PM Re: IJN Kaga found. [Re: NH2112]  
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#4493715 - 10/20/19 02:46 AM Re: IJN Kaga found. [Re: NH2112]  
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#4493718 - 10/20/19 03:07 AM Re: IJN Kaga found. [Re: NH2112]  
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You know you’re having a bad day when you lose 4 fleet carriers in one day! Maybe Tojo and Yamamoto had a Calgon bubble bath later that evening to ease the stress?


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#4493719 - 10/20/19 03:13 AM Re: IJN Kaga found. [Re: NH2112]  
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Panzer .........."Maybe Tojo and Yamamoto had a Calgon bubble bath later that evening to ease the stress?"

that's just gross


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#4493870 - 10/21/19 10:09 AM Re: IJN Kaga found. [Re: NH2112]  
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#4493872 - 10/21/19 10:33 AM Re: IJN Kaga found. [Re: F4UDash4]  
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Originally Posted by F4UDash4



Now just two more to go!


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#4493897 - 10/21/19 01:30 PM Re: IJN Kaga found. [Re: NH2112]  
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I'm sure i saw a doco at least a couple of years ago where they had located one if not two of the Midway battle Japanese carriers.

And Panzer, your kink is showing biggrin


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#4493901 - 10/21/19 01:50 PM Re: IJN Kaga found. [Re: Ajay]  
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Originally Posted by Ajay


And Panzer, your kink is showing biggrin
I’m not German so my kink is pretty tame. wink

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#4493906 - 10/21/19 02:20 PM Re: IJN Kaga found. [Re: Ajay]  
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Originally Posted by Ajay
I'm sure i saw a doco at least a couple of years ago where they had located one if not two of the Midway battle Japanese carriers.


These are the first. USS Yorktown was found a few years back.


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#4495338 - 10/31/19 12:33 PM Re: IJN Kaga found. [Re: NH2112]  
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Looks like they just found what they believe is the USS Johnston DD-557,and is probably the deepest naval wreck ever found. LINK


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Lots of sunken discoveries being found lately. WW2 British sub HMS Urge found. LINK


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Originally Posted by Chucky
Looks like they just found what they believe is the USS Johnston DD-557,and is probably the deepest naval wreck ever found. LINK


The destruction is just heart stopping, she's just scattered all over the ocean floor in barely recognizable chunks of twisted metal. frown


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