Kaba class Imperial Japanese Navy destroyer Katsura helping allies in the Adriatic, Jul 4 1917

Colourized by Irootoko Jr

4 July 1917-07-04

The 2nd Special Squadron (10 February 1917 – 2 July 1919) was an Imperial Japanese Navy fleet. In accordance with the Anglo-Japanese Alliance, the fleet helped defend Allied shipping in the Mediterranean theater of operations of World War I.