Reports state that the 221 dwt fishing vessel Kinei Maru No. 31 was in Kesennuma, Japan when the tsunami struck. Eight crewmen were known to have survived and have left Japan for Indonesia on March 20, 2011. No reports on where the vessel is located now.
The fishing vessel Taiki Maru No. 71 was blown ashore during the tsunami at Kesennuma, Japan. The vessel now rests high and dry on a wall in a canal. Eight of the crew are known to have survived. The eight crewmen returned to Indonesia on March 20, 2011.
The 330 ton fishing vessel Kyotoku Maru No. 18 was in Kesennuma harbour when the tsunami struck. The vessel now rests on a major road in the center of Kesennuma, Japan.
IMO #: 9032367
Call Sign: JE3059