Unnamed (First Punic War)



DescriptionIn the First Punic War, between the Roman Republic and Carthage, a Roman fleet that had just rescued a Roman army from Africa was caught in a Mediterranean storm. Rome may have lost more than 90,000 men.
Year-256
Nationaliy of ShipItaly
Lives Lost90,000
Peacetime or WartimeWartime
WarPre-World War One
Link to Wikipedia (Shipwreck / Event / Region)http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/First_Punic_War