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IJN Submarine Ro500 search project found her

IJN Submarine Ro500(ex-U511) search project found her under the bottom of the Sea of Japan.

She was presented from German Navy in 1943 and arrived Japan after the long voyage around half the world.

Soon after WWII, she and other IJN submarines were sunk by Allied forces.

Dr. URA and his team searched and found her and 2 other IJN submarines off Maizuru.

The session of this project will be held at Memorial ship MIKASA following schedule.

Date :05th August, 13:30-16:00

Place:Memorial ship MIKASA,Yokosuka

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