7 Oct 1981
  • Poor weather forced dive support vessel Stephaniturm to end its mission to the wreck of HMS Edinburgh in the Barents Sea earlier than scheduled. This mission recovered 431 of 465 gold bars aboard the wreck. ww2dbase [Edinburgh | CPC]

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