DescriptionOn 8 June 1944, while escorting Myōkō and Haguro from Davao to support Biak troop transport operations, the Japanese destroyer Kazagumo was torpedoed and sunk by USS Hake at the mouth of Davao Gulf. Of 228 crew, 95 were killed.
Nationaliy of ShipJapan
Lives Lost95
Ship UseMilitary
Ship UseNavy
Peacetime or WartimeWartime
WarWorld War Two
Link to Wikipedia (Shipwreck / Event / Region)http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Japanese_destroyer_Kazagumo