Novorossiysk



DescriptionOn 29 October 1955, the battleship was moored in Sevastopol Bay, 300 metres (330 yd) from shore and opposite a hospital. At 01:30 hrs there was an explosion of undetermined origin. The ship capsized and sank with the loss of 608 men.
Year1955
Nationaliy of ShipRussia
Lives Lost608
Peacetime or WartimePeacetime
Link to Wikipedia (Shipwreck / Event / Region)http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Italian_battleship_Giulio_Cesare