Satsuma Class

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History of the Japanese battleship Satsuma. Satsuma was the first Japanese battleship to be built in Japan. The Satsuma saw service during the first world war. Under the terms of the 1922 Washington Treaty, the Satsuma had to be scrapped but was disarmed and later used as a target ship and sunk by gunfire from the Mutsu and Nagato on 7th September 1924.
Satsuma 15th November 1906 Used as a target and sunk on 7th September 1924.
Aki 15th April 1907 Used as a target and sunk on 2nd September 1924.

Aki

Aki