DescriptionOn 29 March 1941, in the Battle of Cape Matapan, the Italian cruiser Zara was torpedoed, shelled and sunk by British naval forces. Of 1,086 crew, 799 were killed.
Nationaliy of ShipItaly
Lives Lost799
Ship UseMilitary
Ship UseNavy
Peacetime or WartimeWartime
WarWorld War Two
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