ARA General Belgrano



DescriptionOn 2 May 1982 the Argentinian light cruiser was torpedoed and sunk by British submarine HMS Conqueror, killing 323 people. This was the first time a warship had been sunk by a nuclear-powered submarine.
Year1982
Nationaliy of ShipArgentina
Lives Lost323
Ship UseMilitary
Ship UseNavy
Peacetime or WartimeWartime
WarFalklands War
Link to Wikipedia (Shipwreck / Event / Region)http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/ARA_General_Belgrano