21 July 1974
|Warship||D-354 Kocatepe||Turkish Navy||Unknown||North West of Cyprus||1||The Turkish destroyer D-354 Kocatepe was erroneously attacked by Turkish fighter aircraft, resulting in the vessel being sunk with the loss of 54 crew.|
|Warship||D-353 Adatepe||Turkish Navy||Unknown||North West of Cyprus||1||The Turkish destroyer D-353 Adatepe was erroneously attacked and damaged by Turkish fighter aircraft. Casualties unknown. The vessel returned to port.|
|Warship||D-355 Tinaztepe||Turkish Navy||Unknown||North West of Cyprus||1||The Turkish destroyer D-355 Tinaztepe was erroneously attacked and damaged by Turkish fighter aircraft. Casualties unknown. The vessel returned to port.|
|Fighter aircraft||F-104G||Turkish Air Force||191 Filo||North West of Cyprus||1||Aircraft 64-17783 was lost in action on 21 July 1974.|
|Fighter aircraft||F-100C/D||Turkish Air Force||Various||Cyprus||2||F-100D 55-2825 of 111. Filo and 54-2083 of 112.Filo were both lost in action during the daytime air campaign on 21 July.|
|Fighter aircraft||F-100C/D||Turkish Air Force||Unknown||Cyprus||2?||Two F-100C/Ds were variously claimed to have been shot down or crashed over Nicosia district during the day action on 21 July, but serial numbers / squadron units are not known.|
|Motor torpedo boat||P-4 Skinhead||Cyprus Navy||Boghazi Squadron||Boghazi||1||The motor patrol boat T-2 accidentally ran aground at Boghazi and was abandoned. It was later captured on 18 August when Turkish forces captured the base.|
Read more about this topic: Reported Military Losses During The Invasion Of Cyprus (1974), Attila 1 Offensive (20 July, 23 July 1974)
Other articles related to "1974, 21 july 1974":
... George Wilson (1968–1969) Dennis Awtrey (1974–1978) Truck Robinson (1979–1982) Micheal Williams (1989) Richard Dumas (1991–1995) Antonio Lang (1994–1995) George McCloud (1997–1999) Ruben Garces (2000–2001 ...
... On the same evening, the Hellenic Air Force commenced a clandestine air-lift operation (Operation "Niki") using fifteen Noratlas aircraft (354 Squadron "Pegasus") in an effort to transport a battalion of commandos from Souda, Crete to Cyprus ... However, the aircraft were erroneously engaged by Greek Cypriot anti-aircraft guns of the 195 MEA/AP battalion at Nicosia International Airport, and the 3rd Noratlas was shot down with the loss of four crew and 29 commandos ...
Famous quotes containing the word july:
“April is in my mistress face,
And July in her eyes hath place,
Within her bosom is September,
But in her heart a cold December.”
—Unknown. Subject #4: July Subject #5: September Subject #6: December. All Seasons in One. . .
Oxford Book of Sixteenth Century Verse, The. E. K. Chambers, comp. (1932)