HMS Firedrake



DescriptionOn 17 December 1942, while escorting Convoy ON 153, the British destroyer was torpedoed by U-211 and sunk. Of the crew aboard 118 were killed and 27 rescued.
Year1942
Nationaliy of ShipGreat Britain
Lives Lost118
Ship UseMilitary
Ship UseNavy
Peacetime or WartimeWartime
WarWorld War Two
Link to Wikipedia (Shipwreck / Event / Region)http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/HMS_Firedrake_(H79)