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  No. 108
IJN
No. 103 Class





Ship History
Built by Ōsaka Zōsen as a No.101-class landing ship. Laid down April 28, 1944. Launched May 25, 1944. Completed July 31, 1944. Initially assigned to the Imperial Japanese Army as SB No. 125. Next, assigned to the Imperial Japanese Navy (IJN) as No. 108.

Wartime History
On October 13, 1944 north of Iwo Jima attacked by PB4Y-1 Liberator from VPB-102.

Postwar
At the end of the Pacific War, surrendered to the United Kingdom at Singapore. Decommissioned May 3, 1947 and given to China. Ultimate fate unknown.

References
Combined Fleet - IJN LST T.108 Tabular Record of Movement

Thanks to Minoru Kamada for research and analysis

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Last Updated
October 23, 2019

 

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