Kamakazi Submarine training facility


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Sea (Salt water)
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Historical Significance
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11.6 m (max)
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All Divers
Dive Seven users have indicated that boat traffic can be hazardous at this site. Take care when on or near the surface and use a buoy if required.
Dive Seven users have indicated that this site poses entanglement hazards.

During World War Two, the Japanese moved the training facility for their torpedo boats (Manned mini submarines used to ram ships) from Yokosuka, Japan to Kawatana, near Nagasaki. There are still remains of buildings from that time. Great photo opportunities on land, but not much going on under the surface that we could find. Also, visibility is poor.

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From Nagasaki, 35 km away.