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  Kenyo Maru
IJN
Cargo

10,024 Tons



Ship History
Built by Kawasaki Shipbuilding K. K. at Tokyo. Launched and completed October 1939. Named Kenyo Maru and purchased by Kokuyo Kisen for use as a cargo vessel.

Sinking History
On January 14, 1944 at 7:00pm hit by a torpedo in the stern fired by USS Guardfish (SS-217) and was set on fire and sinks fifteen minutes later at roughly Lat 5-23N, Long 141-32E. On March 10, 1944 officially removed from the Navy list.

References
Combined Fleet IJN KENYO MARU: Tabular Record of Movement

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Last Updated
August 10, 2019

 

SCUBA
80-150'

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