The upper deck of the Japanese light cruiser “Kitakami”

cruiser Kitakami

View of the upper deck of the Japanese light cruiser “Kitakami”. The photo shows equipment for the transportation of manned torpedoes “Kaiten”.

“Kitakami” was converted into a carrier vehicle of manned torpedoes “Kaiten” in the spring of 1944. In military operations after the conversion, the cruiser did not participate.

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