Category:Shin'yō Maru

From USNA Virtual Memorial Hall

The Shin'yō Maru incident occurred in the Philippines on September 7, 1944, in the Pacific theater of World War II. In an attack on a Japanese convoy by the American submarine USS Paddle, 668 Allied prisoners of war were killed fighting their Japanese guards or killed when their ship, the SS Shinyō Maru was sunk. Only 82 Americans survived the ordeal and were later rescued.



Pages in category "Shin'yō Maru"

The following 2 pages are in this category, out of 2 total.