Nearly 75 Years After The USS Helena Was Sunk By Japanese Torpedoes, Wreckage Reported FoundA Microsoft co-founder's mission to locate sunken warships in the South Pacific has chalked up another victory with the discovery of the USS Helena nearly 75 years after it was sunk by Japanese torpedoes in the waters off the Solomon Islands, reviving stories of the battle-tested ship's endurance and the nearly unbelievable survival of 165 of the crewmen.
Students Hear About Another Era As WWII Vets Visit South HighStudents at Denver's South High School got a living history lesson on Wednesday when three World War II veterans visited and told stories to a Social Studies class.