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IJN Destroyer Asashimo

IJN Asashimo destroyer

IJN Destroyer Asashimo     IJN Asashimo destroyer  (“Morning Frost”)  participated in the last special attack mission together with the Yamato battleship. Swas a Yūgumo-class destroyer of the Imperial Japanese Navy. She was one of the several ships sunk during Operation Ten-Go by attacking US aircraft in 1945. the Asahimo Destroyer actively took part in the Battle of the Philippine Sea. During the Battle of […]

Imperial Japanese Navy Katsuragi Aircraft Carrier page update

Katsuragi carrier performing transporting mission of Japanese soldiers betwen Solomon islands and Japan in 1946. Note the Hinomaru symbol on hull side.

Imperial Japanese Navy Katsuragi Aircraft Carrier page update     The Katsuragi Aircraft Carrier page has been posted . The Imperial Japanese Navy Katsuragi Aircraft Carrier be found here. The page is located in the Imperial Japanese Navy section, inside the Carriers of Imperial Japanese Navy subsection. The Katsuragi Aircraft Carrier page includes historical information, air wings/groups and technical […]

Imperial Japanese Navy Unryu Aircraft Carrier page update

Unryu Japanese Aircraft fleet carrier on training mission, summer 1944.

Imperial Japanese Navy Unryu Aircraft Carrier page update     The Unryu Aircraft Carrier page has been posted . The Imperial Japanese Navy Unryu  Aircraft Carrier be found here. The page is located in the Imperial Japanese Navy section, inside the Carriers of Imperial Japanese Navy subsection. The Unryu Aircraft Carrier page includes historical information, air wings/groups and technical […]

Imperial Japanese Navy Amagi Aircraft Carrier page update

Imperial Japanese Navy's aircraft carrier Amagi capsized after U.S. navy air raid, Kure, Japan, 1946

Imperial Japanese Navy Amagi Aircraft Carrier page update     The Amagi Aircraft Carrier page has been updated. The Imperial Japanese Navy Amagi Aircraft Carrier be found here. The page is located in the Imperial Japanese Navy section, inside the Carriers of Imperial Japanese Navy subsection. The Amagi Aircraft Carrier page includes historical information, air wings/groups and technical specifications […]

Imperial Japanese Navy Taiho Aircraft Carrier page update

Imperial Japanese Navy Fleet Carrier Taiho in 1944.

Imperial Japanese Navy Taiho Aircraft Carrier page update     The Taiho Aircraft Carrier page has been updated. The Imperial Japanese Navy Taiho Aircraft Carrier be found here. The page is located in the Imperial Japanese Navy section, inside the Carriers of Imperial Japanese Navy subsection. The Taiho Aircraft Carrier page includes historical information, air wings/groups and technical […]