Oyodo light cruiser: The timeline of the cruiser that became the flagship of the combined fleet.
The Oyodo light cruiser has an interesting history. It does not only participated in many important battles in the pacific war but also has the honor that become the first cruiser in being the flagship of the combined fleet.
The way of his sinking is quite dramatic too. The name of the cruisers were usually assigned to rivers. The place were it was sunk near Kure coastal sea resembles precisely a river.
The visual timeline for this interesting cruiser can be found here.