Tokusetsu Densenfusetsusen

About Tokusetsu Densenfusetsusen

The IJN called converted cable layersarmed "Tokusetsu-densenfusetsusen". Their task was to lay, repair and cut submarine cables. Two merchant ships and one captured ship were used as Tokusetsu-densenfusetsusen between 1937 and 1945.

Data of Tokusetsu Densenfusetsusen

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History of Tokusetsu Densenfusetsusen

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Yamabato Maru

Harushima Maru

Osei Maru

 

Photo Source:

  1. Yamabato Maru: Sempakubukai "Yokohama". Sempaku Shiko Vol. 8
  2. Harushima Maru: James H & William Belote. Historic Corregidor
  3. Osei Maru: Maru Special No.47. Ushioshobo