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|Tonnage||7951 tons standard displacement
|Dimensions||426'6" by 55'1" by 19'8"
130.00m by 16.79m by 6.00m
|Maximum speed||16 knots|
4 25mm/60 AA guns
||2-shaft MAN diesel (6000 bhp)
||770,000 gallons gasoline
880 tons ammunition.
The Ashizuris or "Kihatsuyu Umpankan"
were underway replenishment vessels for carrier task forces. In
addition to aviation gasoline, they carried lubricants and spare parts,
and they were equipped with aircraft repair
|Completed 1943-1-30 (Mitsubishi-Nagasaki)||Torpedoed
1944-6-5 off Basilan Island
|Completed 1943-11-9 (Mitsubishi-Nagasaki)||Torpedoed
1944-6-8 off Menado by Rasher
CombinedFleet.com (accessed 2009-11-6)
Jentschura, Jung, and Mickel (1977)
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