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Army divers help state salvage sunken vessel

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Army diver Sgt. 1st Class Bryan Knoop entered the water as part of a mission to assess the sunken fishing boat Judy K at Pier 16 on Tuesday.
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Staff Sgt. David Craig, right, briefed divers Pfc. Lamar Fidel, left, Sgt. Dakota Rager and Pfc. Thomas Behar on the dive.
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CINDY ELLEN RUSSELL / CRUSSELL@STARADVERTISER.COM
Above, Army Spc. Lincoln Howell collected ref­use that was dislodged by divers assessing the sunken fishing boat Judy K at Pier 16 on Tuesday afternoon. The boat sank in January, and now Army divers from the 7th Engineer Dive Detachment are determining whether it can be refloated.
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CINDY ELLEN RUSSELL / CRUSSELL@STARADVERTISER.COM
Staff Sgt. David Craig discussed the preliminary assessment of the Judy K.
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CINDY ELLEN RUSSELL / CRUSSELL@STARADVERTISER.COM
The boat sank in January, and now Army deep-sea divers from the 7th Engineer Dive Detachment are determining whether it can be refloated for removal or salvage.