(KYUSHU MARU prewar – Peter Cundall Collection)
This class consists of KYUSHU MARU only, completed in Feb ‘36 for Amagasaki Kisenbu G.K. She was requisitioned by the IJN in Mar ‘41 as a general requisitioned transport and rerated in Apr ’44 an auxiliary transport. She was bombed and sunk by USAAF Aircraft in Jun ’45. .
|Builder and Year Completed:
||Osaka. Amagasaki Zosensho G.K. |
||170.0' (Lpp) x 27.9' x 15.4'
||one triple expansion reciprocating steam engine, one shaft, 430 shp.
||Two Type 96 25mm guns, Two Type 93 13mm MGs, Four Type 2 DCs, One Type 2 hydrophone.