Updated IJN Myoko-class cruisers page We fixed links and added new information for the cruisers Myoko and Nachi that belongs to the IJN Heavy Cruiser Myoko-class. The class was composed of four vessels, the Myōkō, Ashigara, Haguro and Nachi cruisers. After adding a bit more information related to the Myoko-class, we will proceed completing the light cruisers fleet […]
The Imperial Japanese Navy Heavy cruisers Aoba and Kinugasa, that belonged to the Aoba-class were added and links were fixed. In a first plan, Furutaka class was thought to include four ships, Aoba, Kinugasa, Kako and Furutaka. Aoba and Kinugasa were laid down with that plan in 1924. However, Navy plans were adapted and changed […]
The Imperial Japanese Navy Heavy cruiser Furutaka and Kako, that belongs to the Furutaka-class were added. The links were also fixed. These type of cruisers were the first heavy cruisers in the Imperial Japanese Navy (IJN), also referred to as “A class” cruisers by the IJN and were designed to outperform the US Omaha and Hawkins-class cruisers. The […]
I started a detailed description of the current units of the JMSDF in parallel with the development of an extensive database of the Imperial Japanese Navy. The page can be found here.