Ex-whale oil factory ship TONAN MARU was torpedoed and sunk in the South China Sea by an American submarine in November 1943.
|Denny & Bros., Scotland |
|Dimensions:||460.4' x 60.2' x 31.2'|
|Propulsion:||Triple-expansion engines, 5, 700 IHP, 13.1 knots maximum speed.|
|Oil Cargo Capacity:||86,780 barrels @ 42 gals/barrel
or 11,839-tons of crude oil
@7.33 barrels per metric ton