Ex-crewmember of Japanese battleship says he recognizes photos of wreckage found this week

March 6, 2015 5:19 AM

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Ex-crewmember of Japanese battleship says he recognizes photos of wreckage found this week

FILE - In this Dec. 13, 2011 photo, Microsoft co-founder and philanthropist Paul Allen listens during a a news conference in Seattle. Allen and his research team aboard his superyacht M/Y Octopus have found the wreckage of a massive Japanese World War II battleship off the Philippines near where it sank more than 70 years ago, he said Wednesday, March 4, 2015. The apparent discovery of the Musashi, one of the largest battleships in history, comes as the world marks the 70th anniversary of the war's end. (AP Photo/Elaine Thompson, File) (The Associated Press)

Filipino World War II historian Professor Rico Jose shows pictures during an attack on Japanese World War II battleship Musashi at his office in suburban Quezon city, north of Manila, Philippines, Thursday, March 5, 2015. Jose said “Now that they discovered this ship in Philippine waters, it puts an...

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