Japanese warship Chōgei Maru

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Chōgei
Career
Name: Chōgei / 長鯨
General characteristics
Type: paddle steamer with sail
For other ships of the same name, see Chōgei.
Japanese sailors on the Chōgei, May 13th, 1867. Drawing by Jules Brunet.

Chōgei (長鯨?) was a transportation ship belonging to the troops faithful to the Shogun during Japan's Boshin War.

Chōgei was originally built in England. After the end of the Boshin War, she was used to transport the wounded rebels to Tokyo.