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JAPANESE 2L LARGE TANKER x 2
Code - N9043
1.35  
Qty
Class - 33
Date - 1943
Description - JAPANESE TYPE 2TL TANKER N9043 Large Japanese tankers built under the second war emergency Program of 1942. Several were used by the Imperial Navy as oilers in view of their size and speed, and two were converted to excort carriers. 33 of class built in all, including Chigisa, Okinawa, Seria, Yamashiro and Zuiun Maru. Tonnage 16,000 tons Dimensions 516 x 67 x 291/2 Speed 15 knot Cargo 6,000 tons Armament 2/4 x 25mm Light A.A. carried when serving as Naval Oilers.