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Timeline Event: Italian Zara-class heavy cruisers sunk


Mar 29, 1941

Italian Zara-class heavy cruisers sunk

A series of British attacks sank all 3 Italian Zara-class heavy cruisers. The attacks are a part of the Battle of Matapan off Cape Matapan in Greece. 2 Italian destroyers were also sunk.

Theater:  European Theater

ItemType:  Equipment

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Source:  ww2db


Date Added: 2010-03-29

Tags: Cruiser, Italy, Italian Navy, Zara, Heavy Cruiser, Matapan, Greece, Battle of Matapan


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