C20 Gazella

Sardinia,Mediterranean

The Italian corvette C20 Gazella was built in Livorno and launched in May 1942 for service in Regia Marina, the Italian navy. She was a Gabbiano class corvette built for anti-submarine warfare and escort duties. Her service for the navy didnt last long. She went down after hitting a mine north of Sardinia 5.August 1943 and the wreck rest today on a depth of approx 25 meter.


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C20 Gazella

58,8 x 8,7 x 2,5 m
     
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673 grt
Livorno ( IT ) 1942
( IT )

Picture: C20 Gazella
Courtesy of Naval Warfare Blogspot


Last updated: August 2019