HMS Barham

DescriptionOn 25 November 1941, in the eastern Mediterranean north of Sidi Barrani, Barham capsized, exploded and sank two and a half minutes after being hit by three torpedoes fired by the German submarine U-331. 861 were killed. There were 450 survivors. The sinking was filmed.
Nationaliy of ShipGreat Britain
Lives Lost861
Ship UseMilitary
Ship UseNavy
Peacetime or WartimeWartime
WarWorld War Two
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