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Shipwreck HIJMS Tenryū

The Japanese light cruiser HIJMS Tenryū was torpedoed by USS Albacore (SS-218) on 19 December 1942. The attack killed 23 sailors.

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  • Text: Kaj Metz
  • Photos: IJN