DescriptionOn 13 September 1939 the French minelaying cruiser Pluton was sunk in an accidental explosion at Casablanca, in French Morocco, while unloading still-fuzed naval mines. 186 people were killed and 120 others were injured.
Nationaliy of ShipFrance
Lives Lost186
Ship UseMilitary
Ship UseNavy
Peacetime or WartimeWartime
WarWorld War Two
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