Akitsu Maru Class



Information on this class will be compiled by Jeff Donahoo



Standard Displacement: 11,800 tons
Complement:

Length:
Beam: 64'
Draught: 25'9"

Armament:
2-3"
20 small aircraft
20Daihatsu landing craft

Machinery: 2 shaft turbines
Boilers: 4
S.H.P.: 7,500=20 knots
Oil:
Radius:

Ships in class:
Name Builder Laid Down Launched Completed Fate
Akitsu Maru -------- -------- -------- 1/42 sunk 11/15/44
Nigitsu Maru -------- -------- -------- 3/43 sunk 1/12/44


Note: Army escort carriers/transports. Planes could not land back aboard.