DescriptionOn 7 April 1945, while escorting the Yamato, the destroyer Asashimo was sunk by Allied aircraft. She was sunk with all 326 hands 150 nautical miles (280 km) southwest of Nagasaki after falling astern of Yamato's task force with engine trouble.
Nationaliy of ShipJapan
Lives Lost326
Ship UseMilitary
Ship UseNavy
Peacetime or WartimeWartime
WarWorld War Two
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