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Type Builder Name Laid Down Launched Completed Notes
STO
Sasebo N Yd
26/04/1943 11/03/1944 08/01/1945

Home Base:Kure Naval Base;
08/01/1945-15/09/1945;Sub.Div.1;6th Fleet;Combined Fleet;

CEO:Lt.Cdr.Nanbu Nobukiyo [61]=11/12/1944-08/01/1945:
CO:Lt.Cdr.Nanbu Nobukiyo [61]=08/01/1945-29/08/1945;

12/04/1945 Damaged=Sea of Japan;Mine;
25/08/1945 Surrendered=at Sea;
31/05/1946 to US;Scuttled off Oahu,Hawaii;21*12'N;158*07'W;
Torpedo;US.SS.Cabezon;
No Casualties;
15/09/1945Removed from Navy List;

US Navy:
CO:Lt.J.E.Balson=29/08/1945-31/08/1945;
CO:Cdr.Hiram H Cassedy=31/08/1945-31/08/1945;
CO:Cdr.Arthur c. Smith=31/08/1945- / /1945;
CO:Cdr.Edward D. Spruance= / /1945- / /1946;


SortiesbySub Ships Attacked

[Lt.Cdr.Nanbu Nobukiyo] [61]
11/04/1945Kure-12/04/1945Kure=Dairen(Fuel Supply)Aborted,Mined(Repairs);
01/06/1945Kure-04/06/1945Nanao Bay=Transit;
13/07/1945Nanao Bay-13/07/1945Maizuru=Transit;
20/07/1945Maizuru-21/07/1945Ominato=Transit;
23/07/1945Ominato-31/08/1945Yokosuka=Ulithi Atoll,(A/C.Attack)Aborted;

Sorties=2

US Navy:
[Cdr.Edward D. Spruance]

29/10/1945Yokosuka-01/11/1945Sasebo=Transit;
11/12/1945Sasebo-18/12/1945Guam=Transit;
21/12/1945Guam- l/12/1945Eniwetok Atoll=Transit;
l/12/1945Eniwetok Atoll-26/12/1945Kwajalein=Transit;
27/12/1945Kwajalein-06/01/1946PearlHarbor=Transit;

Sorties=0

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