USS Monssen



DescriptionOn 13 November 1942, in the Naval Battle of Guadalcanal, the U.S. destroyer was set ablaze and sunk by naval gunfire. 130 of her crew were killed.
Year1942
Nationaliy of ShipUnited States
Lives Lost130
Ship UseMilitary
Ship UseNavy
Peacetime or WartimeWartime
WarWorld War Two
Link to Wikipedia (Shipwreck / Event / Region)http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/USS_Monssen_(DD-436)