Emily Plane in Truk Lagoon (Credits: Brandi Mueller)

Airplane Wrecks of Truk Lagoon

Some of the more popular airplane wrecks dives in Truk Lagoon include the Kawanishi H8K1 “Emily” Flying Boat and the Mitsubishi G4M “Betty” Bomber. Bomber aircraft were often given female names and fighter aircraft were often nicknamed with men’s names. The Emily Flying Boat was known for its long range and nicknamed the “Flying Porcupine” was very difficult to …

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Shipwrecks list of Truk Lagoon

List of Shipwrecks in Truk Lagoon

The following World War II Shipwrecks of Truk Lagoon list was created by the U.S. National Park Service (Public Domain via Wikimedia Commons). Shipwrecks of Truk Lagoon: Read also: Ship graveyard in Truk Lagoon, stunning pictures and informative article on the Ghost Fleet of Chuuk. Airplane wrecks in Truk Lagoon, next to dozens of Japanese vessels also Japanese airplane …

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