Taibun (ex-Etna) Maru Class Transport

(TAIBUN (ex-ETNA) MARU, prewar)

This class consists of TAIBUN (ex-ETNA) MARU. She was completed in 1920 for Kokusai Kisen K. K. of Kobe.
In '43, TAIBUN MARU was torpedoed and sunk by an American submarine.

Builder: Osaka Zosensho, Osaka.
Year Completed: 1920
Displacement: 6,581-tons.
Dimensions: 411 x 54.9 x x ?
Propulsion: 1 x 3 cyl. triple expansion engine, single shaft, 1 screw
Speed 9.5 knots cruising
Armament: Unknown.