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Sankisan Maru
Located in: Oceania >> Micronesia (Federated States Of) >> Truk Lagoon  
A medium sized freighter built 1920, captured by Japanese 1942. Sunk by bomb hit in aft hold, which eventually ignited stored ordnance, resulting in bridge to stern destruction. The forward part of ship is well preserved. Holds contain zero engines, bullets, medicine bottles (not that many bullets left and few bottles) and assorted spare parts. Remains of lorries on deck.
9m / 30ft
28m / 92ft
Accidental sinking: 17-Feb-1944 Wreck penetration is possible. Technical or decompression diving. More info...

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