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  Floating Crane

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1945 via Peter Flahavin
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Justin Taylan 2003

Wartime History
Late in the Pacific War, this floating crane was used off Guadalcanal.

During a storm in 1957, this crane came loose from its moorings off Kukum and drifted to the west before running aground and sinking between Kokumbona and Poha.

Thanks to Peter Flahavin for additional information.

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Last Updated
August 4, 2020


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