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Nagasawa (1998). Fair use may apply.
|Tonnage||5400 gross register tons
|Dimensions||376'4" by 55'9" by 23'0"
114.71m by 16.99m by 7.01m
|Maximum speed||18 knots|
1 light machine gun
||1-shaft Mitsubishi-Sulzer diesel
The Bangkok Marus were merchant ships of the Osaka Shosen line converted to a commerce raiding role just before war broke out.
|Torpedoed 1943-3-20 off Jaluit by Pollack|
|Redesignated an auxiliary gunboat
1944-9-18 off Manila by Flasher
CombinedFleet.com (accessed 2009-10-15)
Jentschura, Jung, and Mickel (1977)
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