AOSHIMA

LIGHT CRUISER OOI

Brand
AOSHIMA
Series
1/700 WATER LINE No.360
Scale
1/700
Release Month
2016.11
Price
JPY2,400‐(Exc.tax)
JAN Code
4905083-051337

Construction completed on the Oi in 1921 in Kobe's Kawasaki shipyard. She was assigned to the 2nd Fleet's 4th Squadron and was used as a practice ship for the naval academy. She participated in the Battle of Midway and afterwards was converted into a high-speed transport with the removal of torpedo instrumentation. On September 19th, 1944, she was sighted sunk in the South China Sea by an American submarine, the USS Flasher.

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