Lift straps are secured around a World War II Japanese torpedo found close to a resort and harbor in Palau. Photo courtesy of Golden West.

Lift straps are secured around a World War II Japanese torpedo found close to a resort and harbor in Palau. Photo courtesy of Golden West.

Lift straps are secured around a World War II Japanese torpedo found close to a resort and harbor in Palau. Photo courtesy of Golden West.

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