The Baleno was damaged by British destroyers 16 April 1941 and sank the following day.


Destroyer / Folgore


Laid down - 1 Oct 1929
Launched - 22 Mar 1931
Completed - 15 June 1932

Destroyer Baleno
(Courtesy of Magnus)

Sources used

Aldo Fraccaroli - Italian Warships of World War II
Andris J. Kursietis - La Regia Marina 1919-1945: The order of battle and Admirals of the Royal Italian Navy

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