Hashidate-class gunboat

The Hashidate class gunboat was a class of two Imperial Japanese Navy gunboats which served during World War II. The class consisted of 2 vessels, Hashidate and Uji. During World War II the number of their AA guns was increased and they were also equipped with depth charges.

Hashidate in Osaka Bay, June 1940
Class overview
Name: Hashidate
General characteristics
Displacement: 1000 tons standard, 1110 tons full load
Length: 80.5 m (264 ft)
Beam: 9.7 m (32 ft)
Draught: 2.45 m (8 ft 0 in)
Propulsion: geared turbines, 2 shafts, 4600 shp
Speed: 19.5 kn (36.1 km/h)
Range: 3,460 nmi (6,410 km) @ 14 kn (26 km/h)
Complement: 170
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