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Search May Have Located Lost WWII Sub

September 6, 2007

From National Public Radio
September 5, 2007

The wreckage of the submarine USS Grunion may have been located off the coast of Alaska. Bruce Abele’s father, Lt. Cdr. Mannert L. “Jim” Abele, was lost along with his crew of 70 people in the submarine during World War II.

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Abele and his brothers financed a search for the sub.

Go to the link to listen to the report:
http://www.npr.org/templates/story/story.php?storyId=14183441&ft=1&f=1001

Related:
Hunt closes in on sunken World War II submarine

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