Ukishima Maru

DescriptionExploded and sank on 22 August 1945, on entering the port of Maizuru, killing 549 people, mainly Koreans.
Year1945
Nationaliy of ShipJapan
Lives Lost549
Ship UseMilitary
Peacetime or WartimeWartime
WarWorld War Two
Link to Wikipedia (Shipwreck / Event / Region)http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Ukishima_Maru