“WWII Artifact Returns Home to Japan”
“After almost 80 years, a piece of naval history is on its way home to Japan.
At the Wisconsin Maritime Museum in Manitowoc, the special shipment is underway.
Crews from Chicago, New Jersey, and as far away as Japan, are making sure an 11-foot, 1,600-pound replica of the Japanese luxury liner Hikawa Maru doesn’t get damaged.
The Japanese built the model 79 . . . .”
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