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Friday, October 24, 2008
Torpedo Weapons Recovery Vessel
There was an interesting ship here during the recent blow. She was a torpedo weapons recovery vessel or TWR. I have never seen her here before and had no idea what she was used for. After consulting with Captain Tobey Leske and Captain Blair Perkins, I learned what she was and what her mission is.
Here are a few pictures of her as she was tied to the east face of Stright Wharf-