Uzuki



DescriptionOn 12 December 1944, while escorting a troop convoy from Manila to Ormoc, the Japanese destroyer was torpedoed by the PT boats PT-490 and PT-492 50 nautical miles (93 km) northeast of Cebu. Of the crew aboard 175 were killed and 59 survived.
Year1944
Nationaliy of ShipJapan
Lives Lost175
Ship UseMilitary
Ship UseNavy
Peacetime or WartimeWartime
WarWorld War Two
Link to Wikipedia (Shipwreck / Event / Region)http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Japanese_destroyer_Uzuki_(1925)