Katori class training cruiser

Here we see a Katori class training cruiser, built with that role in mind in the late 1930s. During the Pacific War the Japanese Navy used them as HQ ships, a role in which their slow speed wasn't a problem.
How to cite this article: Rickard, J (2 October 2018), Katori class training cruiser , http://www.historyofwar.org/Pictures/pictures_katori_class_cruiser.html

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