Cap Arcona



DescriptionOn 3 May 1945 the prison ship Cap Arcona was attacked by the British Royal Air Force (RAF). The ship caught fire and capsized, leaving an estimated 5,000 dead.
Year1945
Nationaliy of ShipGermany
Lives Lost5,000
Peacetime or WartimeWartime
WarWorld War Two
Link to Wikipedia (Shipwreck / Event / Region)http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/SS_Cap_Arcona_(1927)