answersLogoWhite

0


Best Answer

The USS Panay, with 55 men aboard, was sent to rescue any Americans left after the battle of Nanking between China and Japan. On Dec. 12, Japanese planes appeared suddenly and bombed the American vessel. The Japanese government claimed the attack was an accident. The newsreels show the ship had American flags all over the ship and the Japanese planes attacking with the crew on deck firing back with machine guns.

User Avatar

Wiki User

15y ago
This answer is:
User Avatar
More answers
User Avatar

Wiki User

14y ago

U.S.S. Panay

This answer is:
User Avatar

Add your answer:

Earn +20 pts
Q: What Us ship was attacked on china's yungtze river in 1937?
Write your answer...
Submit
Still have questions?
magnify glass
imp
Continue Learning about Military History
Related questions

Us ship attacked on chinas yungtze river in 1937?

USS Panay was a gun boat which was attacked by Japanese aircraft while it was in river Yangtze outside city of Nanjing. Japan apologized for the incident citing ignorance and paid indemnity.


What kind of government did japan have in 1937?

they attacked china


Attacked China in 1937?

Japan , following the Mukden Incident .


What are the ratings and certificates for Forlorn River - 1937?

Forlorn River - 1937 is rated/received certificates of: Finland:S USA:Approved USA:Passed (National Board of Review)


When was Harlem River Houses created?

Harlem River Houses was created in 1937.


When was North River Terminal created?

North River Terminal was created in 1937.


When did Japan attack China?

Japan attacked and occupied Manchuria in 1931. Japan launched a full scale attack on China in 1937.


What year did japan attack japan?

Japan attacked china in 1937 this is when they launched a fullscale attack.


When was Waccamaw River Memorial Bridge created?

Waccamaw River Memorial Bridge was created in 1937.


When was San Antonio River Authority created?

San Antonio River Authority was created in 1937.


When was Colorado River Board of California created?

Colorado River Board of California was created in 1937.


When was Cairo Mississippi River Bridge created?

Cairo Mississippi River Bridge was created in 1929.