DescriptionOn 7 June 1944 the Japanese destroyer Hayanami was torpedoed and sunk by USS Harder near Tawitawi, 35 nautical miles (65 km) east of Borneo. The destroyer exploded and sank with 208 killed; 45 survivors were rescued by the Japanese destroyer Urakaze.
Nationaliy of ShipJapan
Lives Lost208
Ship UseMilitary
Ship UseNavy
Peacetime or WartimeWartime
WarWorld War Two
Link to Wikipedia (Shipwreck / Event / Region)http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Japanese_destroyer_Hayanami