1945 Zuikou Maru Launching Memorial Ax / Hammer Japanese Navy Special Gunship. In 1945, it will be the launching commemorative ax of the special gunship Mizuko Maru. 3 cannons and 2 machine guns. It will be the one that the collector's disposal item was previously handed over. The condition is old and there are rust and scratches.
Please check the image before considering. 13.11.29: Construction started, Ordering party: Osaka Shosen Co. 14.05.04: Launch, Naming: Mizuko Maru.14.11.30: Completion, shipowner: Toa Kaiun Co. 16.09.05: Enrollment: Internal Ordinance No. 1025: Special gunship, under the jurisdiction of Yokosuka Naval District. Wartime organization: Ominato Guards Unit.
16.09.05: Internal Ordinance No. 1026: Designated as a special gunship engaged in minelaying. 16.09.05: Gunboat Captain: Colonel Navy Yusuke Yoshimi (-16.12.22).
16.09.13: Start of office work in Asano dock. 16.11.27: Decree No. 14: Dispatched today and conducted minelaying training. 16.12.01: Military division: Confidential Ominato Guard Office Order No.
16.12.01: Confidential Ominato Guard Office Order No. 9: 12.04 Departure from Ominato. 16.12.14: Ominato Guard Office Confidential No. 307: Special gunship "Mutsu Shinshin Maru" rescue mission.16.12.14: During Matsuwa Ikari, due to a storm, the anchors on both sides were lost and flooded from the machine room, and the water depth was 8 m. 16.12.14: Senbo Confidential No. 16.12.14: By evening, most of the crew had evacuated to land, and only 13 security personnel remained on board. 16.12.22: Cutter overturn accident during repatriation of security personnel, 13 dead. 16.12.29: Ominato Guard Office Confidential No.
Due to the chills of stormy weather, there is no prospect of rescue work and work will be abandoned until spring. 16.12.30: Crew boarded "Yukimaru" for return. 16.12.30: Ominato Guard Office Confidential No.
395: "Ishigaki" "Ruikou Maru" rescue mission canceled. 17.01.10: Wartime organization: Reserve fleet. 17.01.17: Started office work in Ominato Guard. 17.03.28: Removed the back office.
18.03.01: Secretariat Confidential No. 18.07.01: Removal: Internal Ordinance No. Lost location: N48.05-E153.43 Near 72 degrees 1.4km of Mt.
International Buyers - Please Note. The item "WW2 Imperial Japanese Navy1945 Zuikou Maru Launching Memorial Ax Military Ship" is in sale since Wednesday, December 16, 2020. This item is in the category "Collectibles\Militaria\WW II (1939-45)\Original Period Items\Japan\Other Japanese WWII Orig Items". The seller is "ryomtakeut-0" and is located in Osaka.This item can be shipped worldwide.