BALTIMORE, BELFAST AND RHINE MARUs were lost prewar to various causes. BORDEAUX and MONTREAL MARUs were sunk by American aircraft in Feb '42 and Jan '43 respectively. FUJI (NANMAN), NORFOLK, VENICE and WALES MARUS were sunk by American submarines in Oct '43, Aug '44, Nov '42 and May '44 respectively.
|Kawasaki shipyard, Kobe. |
|Gross tonnage:||6,580-tons (nominal)|
|Dimensions:||405' (bp) x 53' x ?.|
|Propulsion:||Steam triple expansion engine, 1 shaft|