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IMPERIAL JAPANESE NAVY (JAPAN)

MINE WARFARE SHIPS

auxiliary wooden minelayers (1942)

1-go 1941

Name No Builder Laid down Launched Comp Fate
第1号敷設特務艇 <1-go> (Ma1)   Uraga, Tokyo 6/1941 20/8/1941 2/1942 sunk 27/3/1945
第2号敷設特務艇 <2-go> (Ma2)   Uraga, Tokyo 6/1941 30/8/1941 4/1942 sunk 31/12/1942
第3号敷設特務艇 <3-go> (Ma3)   Uraga, Tokyo 9/1941 14/1/1942 6/1942 captured 8/1945, BU 1947
第4号敷設特務艇 <4-go> (Ma4)   Uraga, Tokyo 9/1941 24/1/1942 8/1942 sunk 20/11/1944

   

Displacement standard, t

215

Displacement normal, t

288

Length, m

35.1

Breadth, m

6,17

Draught, m

2.39

No of shafts

1

Machinery

diesel

Power, h. p.

400

Max speed, kts

9.5

Fuel, t

diesel oil
Endurance, nm(kts)  

Armament

1 x 1 - 76/40 11-shiki, 1 x 2 - 13.2/76, 40 mines or 2 DCR (16)

Complement

63

Ship project history: Minelayers for bases and ports defence. Project was created on the basis of trawler. Built under the 1940 program.

Modernizations: None

Naval service: 2 was lost 31/12/1942 on Dutch mine in Surabaya harbour. 4 was sunk 20/11/1944 by British submarine Tally Ho S off Car Nicobar. 1 27/3/1945 was lost on a mine laid by British submarine Porpoise off Belawan (Sumatra).

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  Ivan Gogin, 2008-14