Uranami



DescriptionOn 26 October 1944, while in convoy crossing the Jintotolo Channel between Masbate and Panay, the Japanese destroyer Uranami was sunk by US aircraft. Uranami took two bombs and several rockets killing 103 crew before sinking 12 nautical miles (22 km) southeast of Masbate
Year1944
Nationaliy of ShipJapan
Lives Lost103
Ship UseMilitary
Ship UseNavy
Peacetime or WartimeWartime
WarWorld War Two
Link to Wikipedia (Shipwreck / Event / Region)http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Japanese_destroyer_Uranami_(1928)