SHOYO MARU was torpedoed and sunk in the East China Sea off Formosa in September 1943.
|Yokohama Dock Co|
|Dimensions:||431 x 58' x 28'|
|Propulsion:||Reciprocating engines, 1 shaft, speed 12.5 knots.|
|Oil Cargo Capacity:||75,500 barrels @ 42 gals/barrel
or 10,300 tons @7.33 barrels per metric ton
|Armament:||Probably 2 x 4.9 inch guns fore & aft.|