DescriptionOn 22 April 1916 the troop ship Hsin-Yu collided with the Chinese cruiser Hai Yung in a thick fog while en route to Foo Chow south of the Chu Sen Islands. She sank killing more than 1,000 people. A foreign engineer, nine sailors and 20 soldiers were the only survivors.
Nationaliy of ShipChina
Lives Lost1,000
Ship UseMilitary
Peacetime or WartimeWartime
WarWorld War One
Link to Wikipedia (Shipwreck / Event / Region)http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/SS_Hsin-Yu