China - PG Hsien Ning 1929
ROC Hsien Ning was the first warship build by the Nationalist government, Hsien Ning was ordered in 1927 and enter the service in 1929. Hsien Ning was first in action against the Communist bandits and later perform patrols on the Yangtze river.
In 1938 Hsien Ning was in action against the Japanese Naval forces in battle of Wuhan, later Hsien Ning was send to lay mines in Jiujiang and Hukou. During one of the mission she was attacked by 7 Japanese bombers, Hsien Ning was hits several times. Hsien Ning was listed and on fire, but her crew was manage to sail her back to the harbour.
The next day Hsien Ning was attacked by a larger force of Japanese bombers and was destroyed in the harbour with many lost of live.