Genoa Maru Class Transport

(GENOA MARU, prewar)

This class consists only of GENOA MARU. She was completed as passenger-cargo ship for the Nippon Yusen Kaisha (NYK) Line. GENOA MARU was sunk in '43 by an American submarine off Palau.

Builder and
Year Completed:
Mitsubishi Nagasaki, K.K.
Gross tonnage: 6,791-tons.
Dimensions: Lpp 425' x 53.8' x 37.6 '
Propulsion: Coupled triple reciprocating steam engine,3,682 IHP
Speed: 12 knots cruising, 15.2 knots max.
Armament: Unknown