Bartolomeo Colleoni



DescriptionOn 19 July 1940 the Italian light cruiser Bartolomeo Colleoni was disabled by the light cruiser HMAS Sydney and finished with torpedoes by destroyers HMS Havock and Ilex during the Battle of Cape Spada. 121 of her 643 crew were killed.
Year1940
Nationaliy of ShipItaly
Lives Lost121
Ship UseMilitary
Ship UseNavy
Peacetime or WartimeWartime
WarWorld War Two
Link to Wikipedia (Shipwreck / Event / Region)http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Italian_cruiser_Bartolomeo_Colleoni