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|Tonnage||10,360 standard displacement
|Dimensions||451'1" by 61'8" by 21'11"
137.49m by 18.80m by 6.68m
|Maximum speed||14 knots|
4 13mm/76 machine guns
The Kashino was specially built to aid construction of the Yamatos. She was designed to carry the 18" guns, turrets, and ordnance to the construction yards. She was torpedoed on 4 September 1942 in the Formosa Straits by Growler.
Jentschura, Jung, and Mickel (1977)
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