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Aichi D1A (pictured) was a carrier-borne dive bomber primarily used by the Imperial Japanese Navy during the Second Sino-Japanese War?
, designed for the Heinkel He 50 Imperial Japanese Navy in 1931, was used operationally by Germany almost until the end of World War II?
signed up to replace those lost aboard Houston Volunteers USS Houston (pictured) after its sinking in 1942 by the Japanese Navy?
of the 1st Special Squadron Imperial Japanese Navy was tasked with defending Australia and New Zealand during World War I?
U.S. Third Fleet sank all of Japan's remaining undamaged battleships and heavy cruisers during the in July 1945?
bombing of Kure the
Russo-Japanese War vintage Japanese cruiser Yakumo (pictured) was the only warship in the Imperial Japanese Navy (aside from prizes-of-war) to have been built in Germany?
United Kingdom relied on the Imperial Japanese Navy and its to defend North American Task Force Canada's west coast during the First World War?
Ikazuchi class destroyers (example pictured), the first class of destroyers in the Imperial Japanese Navy, were all built in Scotland?
was a Japanese submarine I-8 World War II Imperial Japanese Navy submarine, famous for completing a technology exchange mission between occupation forces in France?
the construction of the
Asama class cruisers (pictured) of the Imperial Japanese Navy began as a private venture by the British shipbuilder Armstrong Whitworth of Elswick, for projected export business?
to avoid sending her to the scrapyards, the
Imperial Japanese Navy converted the into a training ship?
battleship Hiei when politics threatened funding for the
of the Fuji class battleships Imperial Japanese Navy in 1893, Emperor Meiji offered to pay from the expenses of the Imperial Household himself?
Urakami class destroyer Kawakaze of the Imperial Japanese Navy was built in Scotland, sold to the Regia Marina of Italy and sunk as a ship of the Kriegsmarine of Nazi Germany?
Umikaze class destroyers of the Imperial Japanese Navy were the first large destroyers designed for open ocean service to be built in Japan?
Kamikaze class destroyer Shiratae was one of the few ships of the Imperial Japanese Navy to have been lost in combat during the Battle of Tsingtao?
Shirakumo class destroyers (example pictured) were amongst the last destroyers purchased by the Imperial Japanese Navy from overseas shipyards?
light cruiser of the Oyodo Imperial Japanese Navy was Admiral Jisaburo Ozawa's flagship after the aircraft carrier was sunk during Zuikaku WWII's Battle of Leyte Gulf?
Japanese seaplane carrier conducted the world's first naval-launched Wakamiya air raids?
of the Nobuo Fujita Imperial Japanese Navy conducted the only wartime bombing on the continental United States in 1942?
was a Yuzuru Hiraga Japanese naval architect, noted for work on innovative warships such as the cruiser and Yubari for the Yamato Imperial Japanese Navy?
commanded Shigeyoshi Miwa Imperial Japanese Navy submarine forces during the attack on Pearl Harbor?
was dispatched to Japanese cruiser Izumo Malta as the flagship of an Imperial Japanese Navy destroyer unit in World War I, as part of Japan's contribution to the Allied war effort under the Anglo-Japanese Alliance?
World War II Imperial Japanese Navy light cruiser was torpedoed by a Kuma Royal Navy submarine while engaged in anti-submarine warfare training?
Rear Admiral Minoru Ōta (pictured), commander of the Imperial Japanese Navy at the Battle of Okinawa, had earlier been earmarked to command Japanese landing forces at the Battle of Midway?
British submariner Arthur Hezlet torpedoed the heavy cruiser , the largest Ashigara Japanese warship sunk by the Royal Navy Submarine Service during the Second World War?
after being saved from the
scrapyard by a U.S. delegation, two Japanese warships of the and Amagi classes, Tosa and Akagi , were converted to Kaga aircraft carriers and took part in the attack on Pearl Harbor?
during its one year of existence, the
produced more Tainan Air Group aces than any other fighter unit in the Imperial Japanese Navy?
Imperial Japanese Navy's 1888 warship is considered as the first effective design of a Kotaka destroyer?
Imperial Japanese Navy's was one of the first vessels in the world to be equipped with 14-inch naval guns?
Imperial Japanese Navy destroyer was one of the few larger Japanese warships to survive the Kamikaze Pacific War without significant damage?
Imperial Japanese Navy I-176 (pictured) was the only Japanese submarine in the Second World War to sink one of its American counterparts?
Kaba class destroyers (destroyer pictured) of the Imperial Japanese Navy were based in Malta in World War I?
battleship of the Satsuma Imperial Japanese Navy was the first ship in the world to be designed and laid down as an "all-big-gun" battleship, although the British HMS was eventually the first one to be Dreadnought completed in 1906?
Imperial Japanese Navy submarine Commander was awarded the Takakazu Kinashi Iron Cross by Adolf Hitler for his role in the sinking of the American aircraft carrier ?
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Question 1: She failed to take account of the fact her opponents in the ________ did not face the political and geographical constraints of her previous wars, nor did she allow for losses in ships and crews.
Question 2: In the 1920s, the (originally laid down as a battleship) and a similar ship, the Kaga (originally laid down as a battlecruiser) were converted to aircraft carriers to satisfy the terms of the Akagi ________.
Question 3: What type is thing is Imperial Japanese Navy?
Question 4: In 1874, the [36 ] Taiwan expedition was the first foray abroad of the new Imperial Japanese Navy and the ________.
Question 5: When was the Imperial Japanese Navy active?
Question 6: What or what did Imperial Japanese Navy swear allegiance to?
Question 7: A long stretch of militaristic expansion and the start of the ________ in 1937 had exacerbated tensions with the United States, which was seen as a rival of Japan.
Question 8: The following year, in July 1869, the Imperial Japanese Navy was formally established, two months after the last combat of the ________.
Question 9: [108 ] Kamikaze planes were particularly effective during the defense of ________, in which about 2,000 planes were sent to sink 34 warships and damage around 364.
Question 10: Who of the following was a commander in the Imperial Japanese Navy?