Nisshin Class




Information on this class will be compiled by Jeff Donahoo



Standard Displacement: 11,317 tons
Complement:

Length: 631'6"
Beam: 64'8"
Draught: 23'

Armament:
6-5"/40cal
18-25mm
25 seaplanes

Diesels: 2 shaft 6-cyc
B.H.P.: 47,000=28 knots
Oil:
Radius: 11,000 miles @ 18 knots

Ships in class:
Name Builder Laid Down Launched Completed Fate
Nisshin -------- 11/ /38 11/30/39 2/27/42 sunk, 7/22/43
Name Builder Laid Down Launched Completed Fate

Note: It is possible that this ship would have been converted into a aircraft carrier like Chitose, howver it is not known if she would have been able to be because of her Diesels.