As with other small combatants, data for some vessels are incomplete for some time periods. Readers with access to missing data are requested to post the information on the Discussion & Questions board or the IJN Ship Message Board.
Bibliography of Sources
Mr. Robert Hackett is a military historian and researcher. Retired from the United States Air Force and later from the aerospace industry, he resides in Florida.
Mr. Sander Kingsepp, a native of Estonia, is also a military historian and researcher. A talented linguist, Sander's translations of Japanese source materials have greatly enhanced these TROMs.
Mr. Peter Cundall is a maritime historian and researcher who specializes in merchant ships. He resides in Australia.
Questions to the authors concerning these TROMs should be posted on the Discussion and Questions board.