Watch Expedition R12-Discovering Americas Forgotten Submarine Video Free

The tragic story of the WWII Submarine USS R-12 and her crew of 42 sailors is one of mystery, intrigue and discovery. The film is a documentary of modern day explorers who set out to find the R-12 and her crew and bring closure and answers to family members after 70 years. The many stories as told by family, research and underwater footage provide clues into what may have caused the sinking of this forgotten sub. Join the journey and share the adventure … Expedition R12-Discovering Americas Forgotten Submarine WM…

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US Navy Completes Review of Initial Survey Data from World War II Cruiser Wreck Site

February 13, 2017 – The Naval History and Heritage Command has completed a review of initial data acquired from a multi-beam sonar survey of the wreck of World War II cruiser USS Houston (CA 30), Navy officials announced Feb. 13. In December, the Australian National Maritime Museum (ANMM) and the National Research Centre of Archaeology Indonesia/Pusat Penelitian Arkeologi Nasional (ARKENAS) conducted a remote-sensing survey of the wreck sites of Royal Australian navy light cruiser HMAS Perth (D29) and Houston. Both ships were lost in battle during World War II at Sunda…

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