HMS Martin



DescriptionOn the morning of 10 November 1942, while part of the covering force to the landings at Algiers and Oran, the destroyer was torpedoed by U-431, causing her to blow up and sink. Another destroyer, HMS Quentin, rescued four officers and 59 ratings.
Year1942
Nationaliy of ShipGreat Britain
Lives Lost161
Ship UseMilitary
Ship UseNavy
Peacetime or WartimeWartime
WarWorld War Two
Link to Wikipedia (Shipwreck / Event / Region)http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/HMS_Martin_(G44)