In 1941, the NAGOYA MARU was requisitioned by the IJN and ordered converted to a submarine depot ship. She was reconverted to an aircraft transport in 1942 and used in this role until she was torpedoed and sunk in January 1944.
|Builder and Year Completed:||Mitsubishi, Nagasaki, 1932|
|Dimensions:||406.8' x 55.5’ x 32.5’|
|Propulsion:||1 geared turbines, 1|
|Armament:||Six 5.9-inch (150-mm) single mount guns, two dual 13.2-mm MGs|