DescriptionOn 9 November 1941 the Italian destroyer Fulmine was sunk by Force K during the Battle of the Duisburg Convoy. 141 men went down with the ship, perished in the sea or were killed the following morning when the rescuing destroyer Libeccio was torpedoed and sunk by the HMS Upholder.
Nationaliy of ShipItaly
Lives Lost141
Ship UseMilitary
Ship UseNavy
Peacetime or WartimeWartime
WarWorld War Two
Link to Wikipedia (Shipwreck / Event / Region)http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Battle_of_the_Duisburg_Convoy