I-19 ex No-39

Type Builder Name Laid Down Launched Completed Notes
B1

MitsubishiKobe

Updated: 21/04/2016;

15/03/1938 16/09/1939 28/04/1941 Home Base:Yokosuka ND;
15/11/1939-15/11/1940=Sub.Div.1; 2nd Reserve; Yokosuka ND;
15/11/1940-15/01/1944=Sub.Div.2; Sub.Ron.1; 6th Fleet; Combined Fleet;
15/01/1944-30/04/1944=Sub.Div.2; 6th Fleet; Combined Fleet;

CEO:Cdr.Narahara Shogo [48]=31/01/1941-28/04/1941;
CO:Cdr.Narahara Shogo [48]=28/04/1941-15/07/1942;
CO:Lt.Cdr/Cdr.Kinashi Takakazu [51]=15/07/1942-27/09/1943;
CO:Lt.Cdr.Kobayashi Shigeo [56]=27/09/1943-25/11/1943+KIA;

31/08/1942 Shelled Graciosa Bay,Ndeni,Solomons;
/09/1942 Shelled US.Sea-Plane Base;Guadalcanal;
04/01/1942 A/C Recco Pearl Harbour;
08/01/1942 A/C Recco Pearl Harbour;
23/02/1942 A/C Recco Pearl Harbour;
27/05/1942 A/C Recco Bogoslof,Aleutians;
30/08/1942 A/C Recco Santa Cruz Is.,Solomons;
/09/1943 A/C Recco Fiji; ?
/09/1943 A/C Recco Fiji; ?
19/10/1942 A/C Recco Noumea,NewCaledonia;
17/11/1943 A/C Recco Pearl Harbour;


16/09/1939 Renumbered I-19
25/11/1943 Sunk=50m.w.Makin Is.03*10'N;171*55'E;
Depth Charges;US.DD.Radford;
No Survivors; 105 KIA;
02/02/1944 Presumed lost;
02/02/1944 Presumed lost;
30/04/1944 Removed from Navy List;

SortiesbySub Ships Attacked

[Cdr.Narahara Shogo] [48]
20/11/1941Yokosuka-23/11/1941Hitokappu Bay=Transit;
26/11/1941Hitokappu Bay-15/01/1942Kwajalein=Hawaii-US.w.Coast,LosAngeles-Hawaii;
01/02/1942Kwajalein-03/02/1942Kwajalein=e.Kwajalein;
20/02/1942Kwajalein-21/03/1942Yokosuka=Hawaii-FrenchFrigateShoal(A/C Refuel)(Repairs);
15/05/1942Yokosuka-17/05/1942Ominato=Transit;
19/05/1942Ominato-07/07/1942Yokosuka=Aleutians,DutchHarbor-UnimakPassage-Adak-Kodiak;Repairs;
[Lt.Cdr/Cdr.Kinashi Takakazu] [51]
15/08/1942Yokosuka-25/09/1942Truk=Solomons,e.SanCristobal-Santa Cruz(Repairs);
05/10/1942Truk-16/11/1942Shortland=Solomons,IndispensableReef-Noumea;
22/11/1942Shortland-28/11/1942Shortland=Guadelcanal(Supply32t);
20/12/1942Shortland-24/12/1942Shortland=Guadalcanal(Supply)
28/12/1942Shortland-01/01/1943Shortland=Guadalcanal(Supply25t);
02/01/1943Shortland-06/01/1943Shortland=Guadalcanal(Supply15t);
07/01/1943Shortland-11/01/1943Shortland=Guadalcanal(Supply12t);
13/01/1943Shortland-16/01/1943-Truk=Transit;
18/01/1943Truk-25/01/1943Yokosuka=Transit(Repairs);
24/03/1943Yokosuka-30/03/1943Truk=Transit;
04/04/1943Truk-06/06/1943Truk=Fiji-Samoa-Fiji-Noumea;
04/07/1943Truk-25/09/1943Truk=Solomons,EspiritoSanto-Fiji;
[Lt.Cdr.Kobayashi Shigeo] [56]
17/10/1943Truk-19/10/1943 Kwajalein Transit;
23/10/1943Kwajalein-25/11/1943Sunk=Hawaii-Makin Is.+

Sorties=14;

[Cdr.Narahara Shogo] [48]
24/12/1941dam.US.MS.Absaroka;5695t;w.coastUS;
[Lt.Cdr/Cdr.Kinashi Takakazu] [51]
15/09/1942sunk.US.CV.Wasp;14700t;NewHebrides;12*25'S;164*08'E;
15/09/1942sunk.US.DD.O'Brian;1764t;NewHebrides;12* 'S;164* 'E;
15/09/1942dam.US.BB.NorthCarolina;37484t;NewHebrides;12* 'S;164* 'E;
30/04/1943sunk.US.MS.PhoebeA.Hearst;7176t;Fiji;20*07'S;177*35'W;
02/05/1943dam.US.MS.WilliamWilliams;7181t;Fiji;20*09'S;178*04'W;
16/05/1943sunk.US.MS.WilliamK.Vanderbilt;7181t;NewCaledonia;18*41'S;175*07'E;
13/08/1943sunkUS.MS.M.H.deJong;7176t;Fiji;21*50'S;175*10'E;

M/S Sunk =03@021533t
M/S Damaged =02@012876t
W/S Sunk =02=@016464t
W/S Damaged =01@037484t
Total Sunk =05@037997t
Total Damaged =03@050360t
Total =08@088357t

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