The US transport ship was torpedoed by a Japanese submarine in 1942, beached at Bali, and finally dislodged by a volcanic eruption in 1963 when she drifted to her final underwater resting place off the coast of Tulamben (Bali, Indoensia).  It’s amazing to see how many reef organisms now embrace a sunken war relic as their home.

Video by Lachie Smith.  The underwater footage begins at 1:40.

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