Event Summary

Japanese defeat Russian fleet in Battle of Tushima

Date

May 1905

Description

Battle of Tsushima between Japanese and Russians seem to attest to the durability of battleships. Japaese fleet destroys most of Russian fleet

Lecture

Navy/Warfare

Timeline 1

Marine Propulsion and Shipbuilding Technology, 1685�1945

Timeline 2

United States Naval History, 1866 - to present

Record ID

837