I-29 ex I-33 ex No-142

Type Builder Name Laid Down Launched Completed Notes
B1
Yokosuka N Yd
20/09/1939 29/09/1940 27/02/1942 Home Base:Kure Naval Base;
27/02/1942-10/03/1942=Sub.Div.14;6th Fleet;Combined Fleet;
10/03/1942-15/09/1943=Sub.Div.14;Sub.Ron.8;6th Fleet;Combined Fleet;
15/09/1943-05/08/1944=Sub.Ron.8;6th Fleet;Combined Fleet;
05/08/1944-10/10/1944=Sub.Div.15;6th Fleet;Combined Fleet; (Transf.before loss known)

CEO:Cdr.Izu Hisaichi [51]= / /1941-27/02/1942;
CO:Cdr.Izu Hisaichi= [51]27/02/1942-10/10/1943;
CO:Cdr.Kinashi Takakazu [51]=10/10/1943-26/07/1944+KIA;

23/05/1942 A/C Recco Sydney;Newcastle;
m/06/1942 A/C Recco Noumea;
19/08/1942 A/C Recco Seychelles;
28/04/1943 Transfered C.Bose from U-180(400miles-ssw Madagascar)toSingapore;

? Renumbered I-33;
01/11/1941 Renumbered I-29;
26/07/1944 Sunk=Bushi Channel,s.Formosa;20*10'N;121*55'E;
Torpedo;US.SS.Sawfish;
1 Survivor;105KIA;
10/10/1944 Removed from Navy List;

SortiesbySub Ships Attacked

[Cdr.Izu Hisaichi] [51]
16/04/1942Kure-24/04/1942Truk=e.Bonin Is;
30/04/1942Truk-25/06/1942Kwajalein=sw.Guadalcanal-Aust.e.Coast,Sydney-Brisbane-Noumea;
15/07/1942Kwajalein-21/07/1942Yokosuka=Transit(Repairs);
29/07/1942Yokosuka- e/08/1942Penang=Transit;
08/08/1942Penang-05/10/1942Singapore=Indian Ocean-DiegoGarcia-Seychelles-Africa e.Coast,Zanzibar-Mombasa-
Socotra Is.-Gulf of Aden-Arabian Sea(Repairs);
l/10/1942Singapore- l/10/1942Penang=Transit;
11/11/1942Penang-27/01/1943Singapore=IndianOcean-Gulf of Aden-Arabian Sea;(Repairs);
e/02/1943Singapore- e/02/1943Penang=Transit;
14/02/1943Penang- e/03/1943Penang=IndianOcean,Bay ofBengal;
05/04/1943Penang-14/05/1943Singapore=IndianOcean-s.Madagascar(Supply11t+2men to U-180)-Sabang Harbour,We Is.n.Sumatra;(Repairs);
l/05/1943Singapore- l/05/1943Penang=Transit;
08/06/1943Penang- e/08/1943Penang=IndianOcean-e.CoastAfrica-Gulf of Oman;
08/08/1943Penang-19/08/1943Kure=Transit(Repairs);
[Cdr.Kinashi Takakazu] [51]
05/11/1943Kure-14/11/1943Singapore=Transit;
16/12/1943Singapore-11/03/1944Lorient,France=IndianOcean-AtlanticOcean(Supply135t+16men);
16/04/1944Lorient-14/07/1944Singapore=AtlanticOcean-IndianOcean(Supply t+18men);
22/07/1944Singapore 26/07/1943Sunk=Japan,(Supply) s.Formosa+

Sorties=10

[Cdr.Izu Hisaichi] [51]
16/05/1942dam.SU.MS.Wellen;5135t;e.coastAustralia;
01/09/1942sunk.Br.MS.Gazcon;4224t;Gulf of Aden; 13*01'N;50*41'E;
09/09/1942sunk.Br.MS.Haresfield;5299t;Arabian Sea; 13*05'N;54*35'E;
16/09/1942sunk.Br.MS.OcenHonour;7174t;Gulf of Aden; 12*48'N;50*50'E;
23/09/1942sunk.US.MS.PaulLuckenbach;6606t;Indian Ocean; 10*03'N;63*42'E;
23/11/1942sunk.Br.MS.Tilawa;10006t;IndianOcean; 07*36'N;61*08'E;
03/12/1942sunk.Br.MS.Belita;6323t;Arabian Sea; 11*29'N;55*00'E;
12/07/1943sunk.Br.MS.Rahmani;5463t;Gulf of Aden; 14*52'N;52*06'E;

M/S Sunk=07@045095t
M/S Damaged =01@005135t
W/S Sunk =0
W/S Damaged =0
Total Sunk =07@045095t
Total Damaged =01@005135t
Total =08@050230t

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