I-58 ex No-631

Type Builder Name Laid Down Launched Completed Notes
B3
Yokosuka N Yd
26/12/1942 09/10/1944 07/09/1944 Home Base:Kure Naval Base;
07/09/1944-04/12/1944=Sub.Ron.11;6th Fleet;Combined Fleet;
04/12/1944-30/11/1945=Sub.Div.15;6th Fleet;Combined Fleet;

CEO:Lt.Cdr.Hashimoto Mochitsura [59]=05/06/1944-07/09/1944;
CO:LT.Cdr/Cdr.Hashimoto Mochitsura [59]=07/09/1944-30/11/1945;

12/01/1945 Launched 4 Kaiten Guam IsLt.(jg)Ishikawa Seizo;[72]+Lt.(jg)Kudo Yoshihiko;+FPO2c.Mori Minoru;+ FPO2c.Saegusa Makoto;+
27/07/1945 Launched 2 Kaiten Leyte Is;FPO1c.Komori Kazuyuki;+Lt.(jg)Ban Shuji;+
10/08/1045 Launched 2 Kaiten Leyte Is;FPO1c.Nakai Akira;+Ens.Mizui Yoshio;+
12/08/1945 Launched 1 Kaiten Leyte Is;FPO1c.Hayashi Yoshiaki;+

31/07/1943 Renumbered I-58;
Converted to Kaiten Carrier before completion;
02/09/1945 Surrendered=Kure;
01/04/1946 Scuttled=Goto Is.;32*37'N;129*17'E;
30/11/1945 Removed from Navy List;

SortiesbySub Ships Attacked

[Lt.Cdr/Cdr.Hashimoto Mochitsura] [59]
19/12/1944Kure-20/12/1944Otsujima=Transit;
24/12/1944Otsujima-25/12/1944Sasebo=Transit;
26/12/1944Sasebo-27/12/1944Kure=Transit;
29/12/1944Kure-30/12/1944Otsujima=Transit;
30/12/1944Otsujima-31/12/1944Kure=Transit;
31/12/1944Kure-22/01/1945Kure=ApraHarbour,Guam(Kaiten-KongoGroup);
/02/1945Kure- /02/1945Hikari=Transit;
28/02/1945Hikari-29/02/1945Kure=Transit;
01/03/1945Kure-16/03/1945Hikari=IwoJima-Okinoshima(Kaiten-ShimbuGroup)-Okinoshima(RadioBeacon);
17/03/1945Hikari-17/03/1945Kure=Transit;
30/03/1945Kure-31/03/1945Otsujima=Transit;
31/03/1945Otsujima-01/04/1945Hikari=Transit;
01/04/1945Hikari-29/04/1945Hikari=Okinawa-Formosa(Kaiten-TataraGroup);
29/04/1945Hikari-30/04/1945Kure=Transit; (Refit)
16 07 1945Kure-16/07/1945Hirao=Transit;
18/07/1945Hirao-17/08/1945Hirao=e.Leyte,Philippines-n.Palau-se.Okinawa(Kaiten-TamonGroup);
18/08/1945Hirao-18/08/1945Kure=Transit;
/10/1945Kure- /10/1945Sasebo=Transit;

Sorties=4

[Lt.Cdr.Hashimoto Mochitsura] [59]
27/07/1945dam.US.DD.Lowry;2610t;nePhilippines;Kaiten;19*30"N;128*00"E;
30/07/1945sunk.US.CA.Indianapolis;10258t;Leyte;12*02'N;134*48'E;

M/S Sunk=0
M/S Damaged =0
W/S Sunk = =01@010258t
W/S Damaged =01@002610t
Total Sunk =01@010258t
Total Damaged =01@002610t;
Total =02@012868t

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