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Timeline Event:

Apr 27, 1944

USS Bluegill (SS-242) torpedoed the Japanese light cruiser Yubari west of Sonsorol Island. Japanese destroyer attempted to tow her, but the following day, the crew was taken on board the destroyer Yuzuki. Yubari later sank off Sonsorol Island

Theater:  Pacific Theater

ItemType:  Equipment

Source:  Naval History & Heritage Command

Date Added: 2011-04-26

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