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First public look inside Hunley submarine since it sank in the 1800s

Officials gave the first public look inside the H.L. Hunley submarine June 6, 2017. The Hunley, housed in North Charleston, was the first successful combat submarine by sinking the USS Housatonic on Feb. 17, 1864. The submarine and its crew of eight then mysteriously vanished. It wasn't until 1995 when the submarine was found, then finally raised in 2000.

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More human remains found inside Hunley submarine

More human remains were found inside of the H.L. Hunley while removing the encrustation from the inside of the submarine that sunk in 1864. The remains of eight soldiers were removed from the Vessel since 2000 when it was raised from Charleston Harbor. The submarine is now house in North Charleston.

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Beaufort community pays its respects at indigent Vietnam veteran's funeral

Though he had no friends or family to represent him, veterans and other community members came out in force to attend the funeral for U.S. Navy veteran Raymond Thompson at Beaufort National Cemetery on Thursday.
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Beaufort community pays its respects at indigent Vietnam veteran's funeral 1:04

Beaufort community pays its respects at indigent Vietnam veteran's funeral

More human remains found inside Hunley submarine 0:43

More human remains found inside Hunley submarine

First public look inside Hunley submarine since it sank in the 1800s 1:08

First public look inside Hunley submarine since it sank in the 1800s

A prayer answered: George Miller on his involvement with American Legion baseball 1:18

A prayer answered: George Miller on his involvement with American Legion baseball