Category:Hie Maru (ship, 1930)

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Ship[edit]

  • Type: Tanker
  • Design by:
  • Order date:
  • Built by: Mitsubishi Heavy Industries, Yokohama Dock Company, Yokohama
  • Yard No:
  • Keel laid: 25.05.1929
  • Launch date: 12.02.1930
  • Date of completion: 31.07.1930
  • Length over all: 163.3 m
  • LPP: m
  • Beam: 20.1 m
  • Draught: 12.5 m
  • GRT: 11807
  • DWT: t
  • NET:
  • Main engine: 2 × B&W-Ikegai diesels
  • Power: 13122 bhp
  • Speed: 18.5 kn
  • Passengers: 331 (I class - 76, II class - 69, III class - 186)

History[edit]

  • Named: Hie Maru (日枝丸); Owned: Nippon Yusen K. K. (NYK), Tokyo.; Flag: Japan
  • 26.11.1941 Commissioned in the Imperial Japanese Fleet
  • 9.03-25.04.1942 Converted to submarine tender at Yokosuka Navy Yard
  • 17.11.1943 Sunk by USS Drum (SS-228)

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