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C. Guard guns sink ship adrift since Japan tsunami

 

Brandon Thomas

The hull of the Ryou-Un Maru is peppered with shell holes as Anacapa gunners opened up on the vessel last Thursday.

­­­­OVER THE GULF OF ALASKA (AP) — A U.S. Coast Guard cutter poured cannon fire into a Japanese ghost ship that had been drifting since last year's tsunami, sinking the vessel in the Gulf of Alaska and eliminating the hazard it posed to ship...



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