Sekino Maru Class Cargo Ship


In 1918, SEKINO MARU was completed as cargo ship for Toyo Kisen K. K (Oriental Steamship Co.), Tokyo. In Sep '44, she was bombed and sunk by American aircraft
off Lembeh Strait, North Sulawesi, Celebes Sea.

Builder and
Year Completed:
Takemoto Chukichi shipyard, Osaka.
Gross tonnage: 994-tons
Dimensions: 193' 7" x 31' 2" x 17' 8"
Propulsion: 1 x 3 cyl. triple expansion steam engine, single shaft, 1 screw, 625 IHP
Speed: 8/9 knots
Armament: Unknown Unknown