I-176 ex I-76 ex No-154

Type Builder Name Laid Down Launched Completed Notes
KD7

Kure N Yd

Updated:18/11/2015


22/06/1940 07/06/1941 04/08/1942 Home Base:Kure ND;
04/08/1942-08/08/1942=Kure N.D.F;
08/08/1942-15/03/1943=Sub.Div.11;Sub.Ron.3;6th Fleet;Combined Fleet;
15/03/1943-15/09/1943=Sub.Div.12;Sub.Ron.3;6th Fleet;Combined Fleet;
15/09/1943-10/07/1944=Sub.Div.12;6th Fleet;Combined Fleet;

CEO:Lt.Cdr.Nakajima Seiji [54]=25/03/1942-30/06/1942
CEO:Lt.Cdr.Tanabe Yahachi [56]=30/06/1942-04/08/1942;
CO:Lt.Cdr.Tanabe Yahachi [56]=04/08/1942-20/03/1943;
CO:Lt.Itakura Mitsuma [61]=20/03/1943-15/04/1943;
(A)CO:Lt.Cdr.Shimose Kichiro [58]=15/04/1943-20/04/1943;
(A)CO:Lt.Yamaguchi Kazuo [61]=20/04/1943-20/05/1943;
CO:Lt.Cdr.Yamaguchi Kozaburo [59]=20/05/1943-01/02/1944;
CO:Lt.Cdr;Okada Hideo [61]=01/02/1944-16/05/1944+KIA;

01/11/1941 Renumbered I-76;
20/05/1942 Renumbered I-176;
19/03/1943 Damaged=Lae Harbor;US.A/C;Bomb,MG Fire;
25/07/1943 Damaged=w.Rabaul;US.A/C.Depth Charges;
02/11/1943 Damaged=w.Rabaul;US.A/C;Bombs;
16/05/1944 Sunk=150m.ne.Buka Is.Solomons;04*01'S;156*29'E;
Depth Charges;US.DD.Franks;DD.Haggard;DD.Johnston;
No Survivors;103KIA;
10/07/1944 Removed from Navy List;

SortiesbySub Ships Attacked

[Lt.Cdr.Tanabe Yahachi] [56]
10/09/1942Japan-16/09/1942Truk=Transit;
18/09/1942Truk- l/09/1942Rabaul=Solomons-s.SanCristobal;
05/10/1942Rabaul-29/10/1942Truk=Solomons,IndispensableReef(Repairs);
20/11/1942Truk-12/12/1942Rabaul=e.SanCristobal;
14/12/1942Rabaul-20/12/1942Rabaul=Buna(Supply16t);
21/12/1942Rabaul-24/12/1942Truk=Transit;
14/01/1943Truk-17/02/1943Truk=Guadalcanal(Supply t)-Rennel Is.,Solomons;
26/02/1943Truk-05/03/1943Truk=Lae(Supply);
12/03/1943Truk-16/03/1943Rabaul=Transit;
17/03/1943Rabaul-22/03/1943Rabaul=Lae(Supply 90drums+20men)(Repairs);
[Lt.Itakura Mitsuma] [61]
27/03/1943Rabaul-30/03/1943Truk=Transit(Repairs);
01/04/1943Truk-07/04/1943Kure=Transit(Repairs);
[Lt.Cdr.Yamaguchi Kozaburo] [59]
02/07/1943Kure-10/07/1943Truk=Transit;
16/07/1943Truk-19/07/1943Rabaul=Transit;
20/07/1943Rabaul-25/07/1943Rabaul=Lae(Supply);
03/08/1943Rabaul-08/08/1943Rabaul=Lae(Supply);
10/08/1943Rabaul-15/08/1943Rabaul=Lae(Supply);
19/08/1943Rabaul-25/08/1943Rabaul=Lae(Supply);
27/08/1943Rabaul-01/09/1943Rabaul=Lae(Supply);
03/09/1943Rabaul-10/09/1943Rabaul=Fichhaven(Supply);
13/09/1943Rabaul-21/09/1943Rabaul=Finchhaven(Supply);
22/09/1943Rabaul-04/10/1943Rabaul=Finchhaven(Supply);
06/10/1943Rabaul-11/10/1943Rabaul=Sulumi(Supply);
15/10/1943Rabaul-22/10/1943Rabaul=Sio(Supply);
27/10/1943Rabaul-04/11/1943Rabaul=Sio(Supply);(Repairs);
13/11/1943Rabaul-17/11/1943Truk=Transit(Repairs);
20/11/1943Truk-26/11/1943Kure=Transit(Repairs);
[Lt.Cdr;Okada Hideo] [61]
20/03/1944Kure-20/04/1944Truk=Mili Is.(Supply)-e.Marshalls-w.Majuro Is;
30/04/1944Truk-03/05/1944Truk=Buka,Bougainville(Supply);
10/05/1944Truk-16/05/1944Sunk=Buka(Supply)+

Sorties=21

[Lt.Cdr.Tanabe Yahachi] [56]
19/10/1942dam.US.CA.Chester;9200t;Solomons;13*31'S;163*17'E;
[Lt.Cdr.Yamaguchi Kozaburo] [59]
16/11/1943sunkUS.SS.Corvina;1525t;sTruk;

M/S Sunk=0
M/S Damaged =0
W/S Sunk =01@001525t
W/S Damaged =01@009200t
Total Sunk =01@001525t
Total Damaged =01@009200t
Total =02@010725t

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