Navy History

Find here all articles related to Navy History, ranging from World War I to Vietnam War. Learn more about WWII Battleships, Submarines, incredible stories about warships and much more…

Video sheds light on sinking of the Musashi

Debris scattered over a large area at the bottom of the sea in the Philippines indicate that the massive Japanese World War II battleship Musashi was blown into pieces in an undersea explosion 70 years ago. “The wreck is actually very damaged,” said David Mearns, a marine scientist on the Musashi research team. “It appears she …

Video sheds light on sinking of the Musashi Read More »

Reiichi Chigira - Battleship Musashi

Japanese crew member of sunken battleship Musashi feels ‘sense of destiny’

A former crew member of the Battleship Musashi of the Imperial Japanese Navy that was sunk by U.S. forces during World War II, said he felt “a sense of destiny” in the apparent discovery of the battleship by a U.S. billionaire almost 70 years after the war’s end. “I never thought the Musashi would be …

Japanese crew member of sunken battleship Musashi feels ‘sense of destiny’ Read More »