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Divers to search for WWII wreck

A group of amateur Icelandic divers will try to find the remains of the freighter Godafoss, sunk by a German submarine just north of the Reykjanes peninsula in November 1944. According to Icelandic National Broadcasting Service, the divers believe that the wreck lies on the ocean floor. 23 people died when the Godafoss sank and 19 survived.

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