HAKUSAN MARU was requisitioned by the IJA. On 27 September '43, in “Operation JAYWICK” she was sunk at Pulau Bukum (near Singapore) by mines attached to her by Allied Commandos.
|Uchida Shipyard Co., Ltd., Kobe.
|Gross tonnage:||2,200-tons (nominal).|
|Dimensions:||270 (bp) x 39' x 23.9'|
|Propulsion:||1 x 3-cylinder reciprocating steam triple expansion engine, 1 screw, 139 NHP|
|Speed:||8.5 knots cruising, 9 knots max.|