Charles Beeker (left), Director of Underwater Science and
Educational Resources at Indiana University, and Captain Thomas
Scott aiding in the dedication ceremony.
On May 18, 1992 a ceremony was held for the Benwood. Fifty years after
the Benwood sank it was nominated as a historic site.
During the ceremony a
commemorative bouy was attached and
documentation of the wreck was done by Indiana University.
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