KOSEKI UMPANSEN

(Japanese wartime ore carrier by Ueda Kihachiro)

NIKKYO MARU:
Tabular Record of Movement


2013 Bob Hackett


July 1943:
Tsurumi, Yokohama Laid down at Nippon Kokan K.K as a 5,484-ton Type 1K Standard Merchant cargo ship (ore carrier) for Nissan Kisen K.K., Tokyo.

1943:
Launched and named NIKKYO MARU.

July 1943:
Completed.

20 August 1943:
SW of Todomari Saki, Honshu. Wrecked off Kojima at 34-14N, 136-39E.


-Bob Hackett


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