|Missing In Action (MIA)||Prisoners Of War (POW)||Unexploded Ordnance (UXO)|
|Chronology||Locations||Aircraft||Ships||Submit Info||How You Can Help||Donate|
9,850 Tons (Standard)
15,490 Tons (Full Load)
632' x 62-67' x 20-20.7"
4 x 12cm guns
2 x 40mm AA guns
4x2 torpedoes with 8 reloads
10 x 20cm naval guns
8 x 127mm AA guns
66 x Type 93 MG
4x4 torpedoes plus 8 reloads
On June 2, 1942 arrives at Paramushiro.
On June 3, 1942 departs Paramushiro as part of "Operation AL" the invasion of the Aleutians as part of the Second Mobile Force to attacks U.S. installations at Dutch Harbor and Unalaska Island. During the day, both Takao and Maya launch their catapult reconnaissance floatplanes, that are intercepted by P-40s, two shot down and two damaged. At 3:00pm, Takao rescued three crew from PBY Catalina shot down by Zeros from Junyō at 10:00am.
On September 21, 1945 surrendered to British forces at Seletar at Singapore.
|Discussion Forum||Daily Updates||Reviews||Museums||Interviews & Oral Histories|