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PBS Broadcast Shows USS Indianapolis is a 'Well Preserved' Hull

USNI News - 14 Sep 2017
Seventy-two years after it disappeared into the black depths of the Philippine Sea, the heavy cruiser USS Indianapolis (CA-35) reappeared in bluish-green images captured by a deep-sea drone and aired live during a Wednesday PBS broadcast special.
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Local woman thrilled wreckage of USS Indianapolis has been found

Defiance Crescent News (subscription) - 17 Sep 2017
It's been nearly a month since the wreckage of the USS Indianapolis was found on the floor of the North Pacific Ocean by the expedition crew of the civilian ship Research Vessel Petrel. The finding of the World War II heavy cruiser, which played a ...
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USS Indianapolis's discovery 'offers closure' to survivors

BBC News - 28 Aug 2017
The last time the crew of the USS Indianapolis saw her, she was sinking beneath the Philippine sea, torn apart by torpedoes. So how do her surviving crew and the families of those who died feel now the ship has been found? Until the ocean finally gave ...
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Finally, some closure for USS Indianapolis survivor

USA TODAY - 22 Aug 2017
Harrell, 92, of Clarksville, Tenn., had been one of 1,200 crew members on the USS Indianapolis during World War II. The 600-foot Navy cruiser is historically significant for delivering components of the first atomic bomb, but it's best known for what ...
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Researchers find Japanese sub that sunk USS Indianapolis

Indianapolis Star - 08 Sep 2017
Researchers have found the Japanese submarine that torpedoed and sunk the USS Indianapolis, according to The Japan News and other media. Private researchers with the Society La Plongee for Deep Sea Technology located the I-58 submarine on the ...
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Up-close look at sunken USS Indianapolis, missing since WWII

CBS News - 23 Aug 2017
August 23, 2017, 7:44 AM | First on "CBS This Morning," new video shows crews finding a World War II ship, USS Indianapolis, 72 years after it sank. The sinking of the USS Indianapolis led to one of the greatest losses of life from a single ship in U.S ...
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Hohenbrink among last to see the USS Indianapolis

Press Publications Inc. - 15 Sep 2017
While serving in the U.S. Navy during World War II, Larry Hohenbrink was all over the Pacific, but says there was no greater thrill then when the Japanese surrendered. Hohenbrink, now 91, was serving aboard the USS Bracken (Amphibious Personnel ...
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witf.org - 11 Sep 2017
WITF presents a live tour of the wreckage from the USS Indianapolis, the WWII vessel lying at the bottom of the Pacific since its sinking in 1945. Video of the vessel, which was found in August, will be transmitted from a remotely operated vehicle ...
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USS Indianapolis Live From the Bottom of the Ocean Tomorrow

93.1 WIBC Indianapolis - 12 Sep 2017
PHILIPPINE SEA--You'll be able to get a better look at the U.S.S. Indianapolis when Paul Allen's crew explores the recently-discovered ship live on PBS, the PBS Facebook page, and PaulAllen.com, tomorrow. The crew plans to show live images as they ...
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Microsoft co-founder discovers US warship sunk by Japanese in 1945

Philippines Lifestyle (blog) - 23 Aug 2017
Researchers have discovered the lost warship USS Indianapolis, 72 years after the cruiser was torpedoed by a Japanese submarine. The wreckage was found about three-and-a-half miles below the Philippine Sea, according to Microsoft co-founder Paul ...
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Last piece of a terrible puzzle: Locating the USS Indianapolis

Virginian-Pilot - 27 Aug 2017
This undated image from a remotely operated underwater vehicle shows wreckage of the USS Indianapolis, including the ship's bell at the bottom of the North Pacific Ocean. Civilian researchers say they have located the wreck of the USS Indianapolis, the ...

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