Skip to main content


Special Collections Online at UT

World War, 1939-1945 -- Naval operations, German.

Subject Source: Library of Congress Subject Headings

Found in 1 Collection or Record:

Sinking of the Rohna by Don Fortune

Identifier: MS-2643

This collection consists of a self-published book, Sinking of the Rohna: America's Worst Troopship Loss in World War II, by Don Fortune. The HMT Rohna was sunk in the Mediterranean on November 26, 1943 after being hit by a secret missile aimed from a German bomber. 1,015 American soldiers died.

Dates: 1997