April, 18 2023

Wreckage of the Montevideo Maru located

After eight decades of mystery, the discovery: the wreckage of a Japanese ship torpedoed during World War II with more than 1,000 people on board, the majority of them Australian prisoners, has been found off the coast of the Philippines.

The Montevideo Maru was located at a depth of more than 4,000 meters in the South China Sea, 110 km off the Philippine island of Luzon.

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