Tamanami

DescriptionOn 7 July 1944, while escorting the tanker Kokuyo Maru from Singapore towards Manila, Philippines, the Japanese destroyer Tamanami was torpedoed and sunk. She was attacked by the USS Mingo 280 km (170 mi) west-southwest of Manila and blew up sinking with all hands after being torpedoed.
Year1944
Nationaliy of ShipJapan
Lives Lost228
Ship UseMilitary
Ship UseNavy
Peacetime or WartimeWartime
WarWorld War Two
Link to Wikipedia (Shipwreck / Event / Region)http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Japanese_destroyer_Tamanami