© 2009 Bob Hackett, Sander Kingsepp and Peter Cundall
Completed in 1937, KAMIKAZE MARU served as a passenger-cargo ship until she was requisitioned in 1938. She was converted to a destroyer tender KAMIKAZE MARU was sunk at Palau by Task Force 38 carrier aircraft in "Operation Desecrate One" in 1944.
|Osaka Iron Works|
|Dimensions:||369' x 54' x 29'|
|Propulsion:||1 Ishikawajima geared steam turbine engine, 542 n.h.p, 1 shaft, speed 15 knots.|