Ise Class


Line Drawing from Hyuga Hasegawa kit instructions.


Line Drawing from Ise Carrier Battleship Hybrid Hasegawa kit instructions.

Information on this class has been compiled by Jeff Donahoo



Standard Displacement: 36,000 tons
Complement: 1,463

Length: 708'
Beam: 111'
Draught: 30' (mean)

Armament:
(as built)
12-14"/45cal
16-5.5"/50cal
8-5"/40cal
20-25mm

(after 3/43)
8-14"/45cal
16-5"/40cal
108-25mm
22 seaplanes (not carried)

Armor:
12" side
7" deck
Machinery: 4 shaft Kanpon turbines
Boilers: 8 Kanpon
S.H.P.: 80,000=25 knots
Oil: 5,229 tons
Radius:

Ships in class:

Hyuga
Meaning: Ancient Prefecture in Kyushu
Builder: Mitsubishi Zosenho, Nagasaki
Ordered: "C" 1912
Laid Down: 5/16/15
Launched: 1/27/17
Completed: 4/30/18
Fate: sunk 7/28/45
Fleet Assignments:
BatDiv 2 9/41-2/43
Reserve 2/43-8/43
BatDiv 2 8/43-5/44
CarDiv 4 5/44-3/45
Kure Naval District 3/45-6/45
Special Guard Fleet 6/45-7/45

Wartime Commanders:
Capt Ishizaki Noboro 9/41-7/42
VA Shimizu Mutsumi 7/42-12/42
Capt Obayashi Sueo 12/42-7/43
Capt Araki Tsutau 7/43-9/43
Capt Nakagawa Ko 9/43-12/43
Capt Nomura Tomekichi 12/43-3/45
*RA Kusagawa Kiyoshi 3/45-7/45
Service Notes:
5/5/42 Turret explosion in turret 5, 51 dead. Turret removed
5/1/43 Conversion to BB/CV started
11/18/43 conversion completed
7/28/45 sunk in shallow water off Kure


Ise

Meaning: Ancient Prefecture in SE Honshu
Builder: Kawasaki Jyuko Co., Kobe
Ordered: "D" 1912
Laid Down: 5/10/15
Launched: 11/12/16
Completed: 12/15/17
Fate: sunk, 7/28/45
Fleet Assignments:
BatDiv 2 9/41-2/43
Reserve 2/43-8/43
BatDiv 2 8/43-5/44
CarDiv 4 5/44-3/45
Kure Naval District 3/45-6/45
Special Guard Fleet 6/45-7/45
Wartime Commanders:
Capt Takeda Isamu 9/41-4/43
Capt Hase Shinzaburo 4/43-12/43
Capt Nakase Noburu 12/43-2/45
*Capt Mutaguchi Katuro 2/45-7/45
Service Notes:
5/11/42 accident floods Number 2 Engine Room
2/23/43 conversion to BB/CV started
10/43 conversion completed
10/25/44 Bomb hits on #2 turret and quarter deck
2/6/45 damage from mine
3/19/45 2 bomb hits aft
7/24/45 5 bomb hits cause her to sink in shallow water
7/27/45 raised
7/28/45 hit by 18 bombs sinking again
1947 scrapped where she lay