HMS Audacity



DescriptionOn 21 December 1941, while escorting a convoy, the British escort carrier was torpedoed and sunk by German submarine U-751. She sank some 500 mi (430 nmi; 800 km) west of Cape Finisterre in 70 minutes. Of the crew aboard 407 were rescued but 73 were killed.
Year1941
Nationaliy of ShipGreat Britain
Lives Lost73
Ship UseMilitary
Ship UseNavy
Peacetime or WartimeWartime
WarWorld War Two
Link to Wikipedia (Shipwreck / Event / Region)http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/HMS_Audacity_(D10)