Japanese destroyer Arashi

Japanese destroyer Arashi

"Arashi" .

On 7 August 1943, "Arashi" was sunk between Kolombangara and Vella Lavella (coord|07|50|S|156|55|E) during the Battle of Vella Gulf.

Commanding Officers

* Chief Equipping Officer - Cmdr. Yasumasa Watanabe - 16 September 1940 - 25 November 1940
* Cmdr. Yasumasa Watanabe - 25 November 1940 - 15 November 1942
* Cmdr. Koushichi Sugioka - 15 November 1942 - 7 August 1943 (KIA)

See also

* List of World War II ships
* List of ships of the Japanese Navy

External links

* [http://www.combinedfleet.com/kagero_c.htm CombinedFleet.com: "Kagero"-class destroyers]
* [http://www.combinedfleet.com/arashi_t.htm CombinedFleet.com: "Arashi" history]

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