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Pendopo - (1930-1939)
Zie ook / See also : Te waterlating : SS "Pendopo"  & Launch and Trials Pendopo
 The "Pendopo" was build in 1930 for the N.K.T.V. (Nederlandsche Koloniale Tankvaart Mij.), 's Gravenhage.
1939 to the Royal Dutch Navy as "Tan 4".
2-3-1942 at the bay off Soerabaja, as auxilery Marine tanker "TAN 4", sunken by the crew.
31-7-1943 refloated by the Japanese Navy and sailed later as the "Eisho Maru"';
12-1-1945 Bombed and sunk after American airstrike near Cape Bataran.
"TAN 4" Auxiliary Tanker (ex-merchantile Pendopo)
Date of loss March 2nd, 1942
Reason Scuttled at Soerabaja.
Salved by IJN as Eiho Maru. Later bombed and sunk by USN
aircraft of the coast of Indo-China on January 12th, 1945.
( Photo thanks to Michael Pryce )
 "Pendopo".
 
"Pendopo".
 
  Aerial starboard side view of the Dutch tanker "Pendopo".
 
Sleepmodel van de "Pendopo" wordt getest,1929.
 
Profile drawing by Dutch ships, drawn by C.E.A. van Boeckel ©
 
Drawing "Pendopo".

The Miramar Ship Index for "PENDOPO"
IDNo:
5607128
Year:
1930
Name:
PENDOPO
Launch Date:
Type:
Tanker
Date of completion:
07.1930
Flag:
NLD
Keel:

Ton:
5209
Link:
-
DWT:
Yard No:
609
Length overall:
Ship Design:
LPP:
117.6
Country of build:
NL
Beam:
17.1
Builder:
Van der Giessen
Material of build:
Location of yard:
Krimpen a/d IJssel
Number of screws/Mchy/Speed(kn):
1T-12

Subsequent History:
1939 TAN 4 - 1943 EISHO MARU

Disposal Data:
Bombed & sunk 11.10 N / 108.55 E 12.01.1945.

History :
ON
LR/IMO
ID
Year
Name
Tons
Change
Main Owner
5607128
1930
PENDOPO
5209
Ned.Koloniale Petrol.
5607128
1930
TAN 4
5209
1939
Royal Dutch Navy
5607128
1930
EISHO MARU
5209
1943
Japanese Govt.