The Maltese motor tanker Lady Rose was en route from Kharg Island
to Sirri Island, loaded with crude oil,
when she was attacked by Iraqi warplanes on July 11, 1986,
south of Kharg.
With the exploding Exocet missile causing an immediate fire,'
some of her crew memebres were injured.
They were taken off by helicopter and landed in Iran.
Wjem the fires had been extinguished, the seriosuly damaged Lady Rose
was towed to Sirri.
CTL and scrapped.