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  Futagami
USN
Hashima Class
Salvage Tug

625 Tons
131 x 31 x 10'
2 x 25mm AA
Deapth Charges
2 x 2 ton Derricks
5 ton Derrick
Salvage Pumps
Engine Room Controls
Peter Ording 2000

Ship History
Part of the 4th Naval Harbor Duty, attached to Fefan Island in Truk Lagoon.

Futagami survived the war and during September 1945 was surrendered in serviceable condition.

Sinking History
Sometime after September 1945, sunk or scuttled 500 yards off Dublon Island for unknown reasons.

Shipwreck
This shipwreck lies about 500 yards off Dublon Island. The sea is more murky due to run off from nearby mangrove swamps.

References
IJN Salvage and Repair Tug Futagami: Tabular Record of Movement

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Last Updated
February 4, 2018

 

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