Numakaze

DescriptionOn 18 December 1943 the Japanese destroyer was sunk while chasing the wake of US submarine USS Grayback. She was hit by a torpedo, blew up, and sank east-northeast of Naha, Okinawa with the loss of all hands.
Year1943
Nationaliy of ShipJapan
Lives Lost148
Ship UseMilitary
Ship UseNavy
Peacetime or WartimeWartime
WarWorld War Two
Link to Wikipedia (Shipwreck / Event / Region)http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Japanese_destroyer_Numakaze