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Modern shipwreck PRINZ EUGEN, Kwajalein Lagoon (Marshall Islands) - 1956
Named collection: Harold E. Edgerton Collection
Object type: color slide
Maker: Edgerton, Harold Eugene
Place made: United States
Materials: 35mm film; cardboard
Site location: Kwajalein Lagoon, Marshall Islands
Measurements: 2" x 2"
Two men perched at the top of the huge propellor of the German WWII heavy cruiser PRINZ EUGEN, in the Marshall Islands. (CC)