::::  Naval Vessels - JAPAN - DEPOT SHIP & REPAIR SHIPS
AKASHI
Code - N5712
1.35  
Qty
Date - 1939
Description - AKASHI N5712 Japanese repair ship completed 1939. (Two sister ships cancelled in 1942.) She was lost in 1944 near Palau. Dispalcement 9,000 tons Dimensions 500 x 67 x 18 Armament 4 x 5 (2 x 2) Speed 19 knots Two further similar vessels, known as the Mihara class were cancelled in 1943.