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POW Research Network Japan

(also often referred to as Nitimei Maru) Left on 12/29/1942 with about 1000 prisoners of war (all Dutch) from Singapore to Burma, destination Moulmein.

On 1/15/1943 she was sunk in the Gulf of Martaban during an airstrike; most of the passengers were taken on board the Moji Maru 2.

Bastiaans, Frans Henri