June 25, 1942 – This Day During World War ll – USS Nautilus sank Japanese destroyer Yamakaze

June 25, 1942 – USS Nautilus sank Japanese destroyer Yamakaze with 2 torpedoes 60 miles south of Tokyo Bay, Japan; all 226 aboard were killed.
Yamakaze (山風 ”Mountain Wind”) was the eighth of ten Shiratsuyu-class destroyers, and the second to be built for the Imperial Japanese Navy under the Circle Two Program (Maru Ni Keikaku)
On 25 June 1942, while steaming independently from Ōminato towards the Inland Sea, Yamakaze was torpedoed and sunk with all hands lost by the submarine USS Nautilus approximately 60 nautical miles (110 km) southeast of Yokosuka

Yamakaze sinking after being torpedoed, as seen through the periscope of USS Nautilus.

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