Giosuè Carducci



DescriptionOn 28 March 1941 the Italian destroyer Giosuè Carducci was disabled by fire from British battleships and sunk with torpedoes by destroyer HMS Havock during the Battle of Cape Matapan, with the loss of 171 of her 206 crew.
Year1941
Nationaliy of ShipItaly
Lives Lost171
Ship UseMilitary
Ship UseNavy
Peacetime or WartimeWartime
WarWorld War Two
Link to Wikipedia (Shipwreck / Event / Region)http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Battle_of_Cape_Matapan