Ryusei Maru

DescriptionOn 25 February 1944 the Japanese troop transport Ryusei Maru, while part of a Japanese convoy off Bali, was sunk by USS Rasher. About 4,998 people were killed.
Year1944
Nationaliy of ShipJapan
Lives Lost4,998
Ship UseMilitary
Peacetime or WartimeWartime
WarWorld War Two
Link to Wikipedia (Shipwreck / Event / Region)http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/SS_Ryusei_Maru