Category:Kyokutō Maru (ship, 1934)

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Ship[edit]

  • Type: Tanker
  • Design by:
  • Order date:
  • Built by: Kawasaki, Kōbe Shipyard
  • Yard No: 18
  • Keel laid: 25.11.1933
  • Launch date: 11.10.1934
  • Date of completion: 15.12.1934
  • Length over all: 160.2 m
  • LPP: 152.4 m
  • Beam: 19.8 m
  • Draught: 11.3 m
  • GRT: 10212
  • DWT: t
  • NET:
  • Main engine: 1 × MAN/Kawasaki D8Z-70/120
  • Power: 8963 bhp
  • Speed: 18.9 kn
  • Liquid cargo: 16100 m3

History[edit]

  • Named: Kyokutō Maru (極東丸); Owned: Iino Lines; Flag: Japan
  • 5.07.1938 Commissioned in the Imperial Japanese Fleet
  • 15.01.1942 Renamed: Ōyashima Maru (大八州丸)
  • 21.09.1944 Sunk in shallow water by aircraft at Manila Bay
  • 10.1944 Salved
  • 19.11.1944 Sunk by aircraft at Manila
  • 1948 Raised
  • 5.09.1952 Repaired; Renamed: California Maru (かりほるにあ丸)
  • 26.08.1964 Scrapped at Hirao, Japan

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