List of Ships Sunk By The Imperial Japanese Navy - Netherlands

Netherlands

  • HNLMS De Ruyter: Dutch light cruiser sunk 27 February 1942 by torpedo from heavy cruiser Haguro during Battle of the Java Sea.
  • HNLMS Eversten Dutch destroyer forced aground by destroyers Murakumo and Shirakumo.
  • HNLMS Java: Dutch light cruiser sunk 27 February 1942 by torpedo from heavy cruiser Nachi during Battle of Java Sea.
  • HNLMS K VII Dutch submarine sunk 18 February 1942 by land-based naval bombers while in Surabaya harbor.
  • HNLMS K XVI Dutch submarine sunk 25 December 1941 by submarine I-66(later I-166).
  • HNLMS K XVIII Dutch submarine damaged 24 January 1942 by depth charges from destroyers, which later force her scuttling.
  • HNLMS Kortenaer Sunk by torpedo fired by heavy cruiser Haguro during Battle of the Java Sea.
  • HNLMS O-20 Dutch submarine sunk 19 December 1941 by destroyers Uranami, Ayanami and Yugiri.
  • HNLMS Piet Hein Sunk by torpedoes and gunfire from destroyers Arashio and Ushio during the battle of Badoeng Strait.
  • HNLMS Prins van Oranje Dutch minelayer sunk 11 January 1942 by destroyer Yamakaze and patrol boat P38.
  • HNLMS Van Nes Sunk 17 February 1942 by carrier based planes from light carrier Ryujo.

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