Kumano Class



Information on this class will be compiled by Jeff Donahoo



Standard Displacement: 8,000 tons
Compliment:

Length:
Beam: 64'3"
Draught: 23'

Armament:
8-3"
6-25mm
37? Small aircraft
13 Daihatsu landing craft
12 Toku Daihatsu landing craft

Machinery: 2 shaft turbines
Boilers: 4
S.H.P.: 10,000= 19 knots
Oil:
Radius: 6,000 miles @ 17 knots

Ships in class:
Name Builder Laid Down Launched Completed Fate
Kumano Maru -------- -------- 1/28/45 3/31/45 sold 1947, scrapped 1951


Note: Combination CVE/LSD