DescriptionOn 3 November 1943, in the Battle of Empress Augusta Bay, the Japanese cruiser was sunk by US Navy cruisers. Of the crew aboard 184 were killed and 311 were rescued.
Nationaliy of ShipJapan
Lives Lost184
Ship UseMilitary
Ship UseNavy
Peacetime or WartimeWartime
WarWorld War Two
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