HMS Glorious



DescriptionThe aircraft carrier, with escorting destroyers HMS Ardent and HMS Acasta were sunk by the German battleships Scharnhorst and Gneisenau off Norway, 8 June 1940. 1,515 men died; 46 survived.
Year1940
Nationaliy of ShipGreat Britain
Lives Lost1,515
Ship UseMilitary
Ship UseNavy
Peacetime or WartimeWartime
WarWorld War Two
Link to Wikipedia (Shipwreck / Event / Region)http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/HMS_Glorious