Japanese Cruiser Akitsushima

Japanese Cruiser Akitsushima

Akitsushima (秋津洲?) was a protected cruiser of the Imperial Japanese Navy, designed and built by the Yokosuka Naval Arsenal in Japan. The name Akitsushima comes from an archaic name for Japan, as used in the ancient chronicle Kojiki.

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