INS Khukri



DescriptionOn 9 December 1971 the Indian frigate was torpedoed and sunk by the Pakistani submarine Hangor, killing 194 people. This was the first sinking by a submarine since World War II.
Year1971
Nationaliy of ShipIndia
Lives Lost194
Ship UseMilitary
Ship UseNavy
Peacetime or WartimeWartime
WarIndo-Pakistani War of 1971
Link to Wikipedia (Shipwreck / Event / Region)http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/INS_Khukri_(1958)