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AIKOKU MARU
Code - N5805
1.35  
Qty
Class - 3
Date - 1941
Description - I.J.N.S. AIKOKU MARU N5805 Built 1939 and converted to Armed Merchant Cruiser in 1941. Re-rated as a transport in 1943 and sunk 1944. Sister ships:- Hokuku Maru & Gokuku Maru. Tonnage 10,437 tons Dimensions 492' x 66' x 40' Armament 8 x 14 cm 60 cal Torpedo Tubes 4 Speed 21 knots.