Juko Maru Class Auxiliary Oiler

(Oiler by Takeshi Yuki scanned from "Color Paintings of Japanese Warships")

JUKO MARU was completed in 1937. She was sunk by USN Task Force 38 aircraft in Aug '45.

Builder and
Year Completed:
Kanasashi, Shimizu.
Gross Tonnage: 478-tons.
Dimensions: 153 x 25 x ?
Propulsion: 1 diesel engine, 1 shaft, maximum speed 11 knots.
Oil Cargo Capacity: 598-tons
Armament: Unknown