Mar 12, 2019 · The Italian cruiser the Giovanni Delle Bande Nere was built in 1931 was armed with 14 guns. (flicker) The warship – called the Giovanni Delle Bande Nere – was hit by two torpedoes fired by the ...
Mar 11, 2019 · T he light cruiser – called the Giovanni Delle Bande Nere – was hit by two torpedoes fired by HMS Urge and sank rapidly, with most of its 507 crew unable to escape.
There were 4 ships, all laid down in 1928: Alberto da Giussano, Alberico da Barbiano, Bartolomeo Colleoni and Giovanni delle Bande Nere. Meant to hunt down and overwhelm the big French destroyers, the emphasis on firepower and speed resulted in these ships being virtually unprotected against gunfire and underwater threats; this was a major factor in all four ships being sunk by torpedoes.
The minesweeper Vieste of the Navy, during an activity of technical verification and surveillance of the seabed in the Tyrrhenian Sea near the island of Stromboli, has found the wreck of the Light Cruiser Giovanni Delle Bande Nere sunk in the 1942. The wreck was located and identified about 11 nautical miles south of the island of Stromboli at a depth between 1460 and 1730 meters, in a position compatible with that of its sinking occurred on 1 1942 April, while it was in transfer from ...
Please note that I resize, denoise/despeckle/descratch and generally crop the photos to show mostly the ship itself in the space available. Saturday, April 13, 2013 Italian light cruiser Giovanni delle Bande Nere.
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1745 1779 1805 Lt. Phillips of Princess Royal executed for surrendering his ship to French ( his Captain , 1st Lt and 60 crew ... Colleoni off Cape Spada ( 35 ° 43 ' N , 23 ° 36 ' E. ) and damaged the Italian cruiser Giovanni Delle Bande Nere. DOWNLOAD NOW » Author: R. E. A. Shrubb. Publisher: ISBN: UOM:39015014508017. Category: Great Britain. Page: 392
Nov 23, 2019 · Alberto di Giussano class cruiser “Giovanni Delle Bande Nere” is a member of the Condottieri class cruiser line.
Ship Builder Laid down Service Giussano class; Alberto da Giussano: Ansaldo: 29 March 1928 1 January 1931 - 13 December 1941 Alberico da Barbiano: Ansaldo 16 April 1928 9 June 1931 - 13 December 1941 Bartolomeo Colleoni: Ansaldo 21 June 1928 10 February 1932 - 19 July 1940 Giovanni delle Bande Nere: Cantieri Navali di Castellammare di Stabia 31 ...
On October 31, 1928, Italy laid down light cruiser Giovanni delle Bande Nere (Giovanni of the Black Bands), named after an Italian mercenary, member of the very influent Medici family. This gentleman’s tomb has been opened 5 times already, which makes the ship with the same name the perfect candidate for our Halloween-timed daily thread..
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