Shipwreck Oigawa Maru

The Oigawa Maru (6,493 GRT) was sunk by Allied bombers and PT torpedo boats on 3 August 1943, during the Battle of Bismarck Sea. The disaster resulted in the death of 1151 soldiers and 78 sailors.

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Source

  • Text: Kaj Metz
  • Photos: TracesOfWar.com