DescriptionOn 25 October 1944, after Battle of the Surigao Strait, the Japanese cruiser was scuttled after being heavily damaged in battle. There were 700 survivors rescued but 192 crew were killed.
Nationaliy of ShipJapan
Lives Lost192
Ship UseMilitary
Ship UseNavy
Peacetime or WartimeWartime
WarWorld War Two
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