The Giovanni delle Bande Nere was sunk 1 April 1942 by the British submarine HMS Urge southeast of Stromboli Island.


Cruiser / Condottieri


Laid down - 31 Oct 1928
Launched - 27 Apr 1930
Completed - Apr 1931

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

Reference material on this unit

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