27 Feb '18, 4am

Ship that participated in Pearl Harbor attack found off #Japan coast - News - Stripes

Ship that participated in Pearl Harbor attack found off #Japan coast - News - Stripes

CAMP FOSTER, Okinawa — An Imperial Japanese Navy vessel that took part in the attack on Pearl Harbor has been found submerged off Japan’s southern coast. The destroyer Isokaze was discovered in spring 2016 by Fukada Salvage & Marine Works, said Tadaaki Hanato, survey leader and assistant director of Fukada’s Chugoku Branch. The discovery was kept from the public until this month to distance the find from a highly publicized survey on the legendary World War II superbattleship Yamato, which was found nearby in the 1980s. “This is the first time a ship that sank with Yamato has been found,” Hanato said. “It is a valuable resource.” The Isokaze is among the most historic World War II vessels ever located. In addition to protecting the Japanese fleet as it approached Pearl Harbor, the destroyer participated in the battles of Midway, Philippine Sea and Leyte Gulf. It was sunk o...

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