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Yokohama Maritime Museum. Via Wikimedia Commons.
|Tonnage||9240 tons standard displacement
|Dimensions||442' by 67' by 24'4"
134.72m by 20.42m by 7.42m
|Maximum speed||16 knots|
3 light machine guns
500 Type 5 mines
|Bunkerage||1383 tons coal|
The Tokiwa was completed in 1899 as an armored cruiser. She was converted to a minelayer in 1922 and was with the Gilbert Islands Force when war broke out. She was wrecked by aircraft on 8 August 1945 near Ominato.
CombinedFleet.com (accessed 2008-4-3)
Jentschura, Jung, and Mickel (1977)
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