DescriptionOn 28 October 1914 the Russian cruiser Zhemchug in the Battle of Penang. The ship was torpedoed and broke in two with the explosion, killing 89 crew and wounding 143 others.
Nationaliy of ShipRussia
Lives Lost89
Ship UseMilitary
Ship UseNavy
Peacetime or WartimeWartime
WarWorld War One
Link to Wikipedia (Shipwreck / Event / Region)http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Russian_cruiser_Zhemchug