Asked in World War 1
What were the first 3 American ships sunk in World War One?
They were cargo ships importing food to Britain.
Asked in World War 2, Pearl Harbor, Japan in WW2
What was the 3 US ships destroyed at Pearl Harbor?
There were actually four United States battleships sunk during the Pearl Harbor attack: USS Arizona USS California USS Nevada USS Utah Three cruisers, three destroyers, and one anti-aircraft training ship were also sunk. ...
Asked in World War 2, Pearl Harbor, History of Maritime
In total how many ships have sunk because of iceberg collisions?
The Titantic is one that I know of. And it was another one so at least 2.
Asked in Royal Navy
Why did the sailors of the Royal Navy sail in the two war ships?
it is because if one ship broke down or sunk they would still have one up and running ...
Asked in Physics, Large Ships, Weight and Mass
How many ships did the Bismarck sink?
The Bismarck sunk only one ship. The Hood. The Hood was sailing with the Prince of Whales ship which retreated after the Hood was sunk. The Bismarck set sail on May 19, 1941. British Biplanes hit the Bismarck's rudder and crippled it. It was sunk on May 27, 1941. ...
Asked in Titanic, The Difference Between
Are there any cruise ships that compare to titanic?
The White Star's Olympic class of steam ships included HHMS Britannic, RMS Titanic and RMS Olympic. Britannic was the last one built before the First World War. It was used as a hospital ship, sunk by a naval mine and sunk in 1916. All but 30 people survived. ...
Asked in World War 2, Pearl Harbor, Britain in WW2
What British battleship was sunk by one shell from the Bismarck?
No "battleship" was sunk by Bismarck. The "battlecruiser" HMS Hood was sunk by Bismarck on May 24, 1941. Battlecruisers do not have the armor that battleships are built with, being designed for speed and firepower. Hood, however, was larger than any of the British battleships of World War II, and was one of the most heavily armed British capital ships. ...
Asked in Japan in WW2, WW2 Naval Warfare
What was the westernmost attach by the Japanese?
On 29th May 1942 three Japanese submarines arrived off Madagascar. Two were carrying midget submarines which attacked British ships in harbour, damaging one battleship and sinking a tanker. Both midget subs were sunk. ...
Asked in Pearl Harbor
What is the name of the largest ship sunken during Pearl Harbor?
Arizona The answer Arizona is not correct. While she sustained the greatest loss of life, and is the only one of the eight battle ships that were in Pearl Harbor on December 7th, 1941 that is still actively commisioned; she was not the largest of the ships sunk that day. West Virginia 32,600 T was sunk Maryland 32,600 T received minor damage California 32,300 T was sunk Tennessee 32,300 T badly damaged Arizona 31,400 T was sunk Oklahoma 27,500 T was sunk Nevada 27,500 T the only...
Asked in Titanic
What did the government change since the titanic sunk about sailing in the ocean?
one of the rules they made : since this accident no entertainment fireworks were ever alowed on any other ships ...