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|Tonnage||4400 tons standard displacement
|Dimensions||408'6" by 51'3" by 16'2"
124.51m by 15.62m by 4.93m
|Maximum speed||20 knots|
2x2 25mm/60 AA guns
1 Type 94 depth charge thrower
6 depth charge rails
||2-shaft geared turbine
4 Kampon boilers
The Tsugaru was essentially an improved Okinoshima. Two other units were planned but never ordered.
Tsugaru was with the Guam Invasion Force when war broke out. She was torpedoed on 19 June 1944 off Morotai by Darter.
CombinedFleet.com (accessed 2007-12-14)
Jentschura, Jung, and Mickel (1977)
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