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Nakajima B5N Kate Type 97 Carrier Attack Bomber
List by manufacture number and known wrecks

List by Manufacture Number
B5N1
B5N1 Kate 474  part abandoned on Shumshu
B5N1 1203  true serial number 203 assembled December 19, 1938, profiled in Model Art #378 page 122 and Model Art #573 page 130
B5N2
B5N2 643  captured at Nichols Field
B5N2 3176  noted by Charles Darby
B5N2 3190  crashed Torokina Point, Bougainville
B5N1 Kate 5353  abandoned at Kataoka Airfield on Shumshu
B5N2 Kate 9611  crashed on Guadalcanal investigated by ATIU

Other Known Aircraft
B5N1 Kate EI-306  ditched at Indispensable Reef
B5N1 Kate EI-302  ditched at Indispensable Reef
B5N2 Yap  abandoned at the airfield
B5N2 Kamimbo Bay  crashed on Guadalcanal
B5N2 Jacquinot Bay  abandoned at Jackquinot Bay, salvaged 2003
B5N2 Gasmata  abandoned at Gasmata
B5N2 Kavieng  ditched off Kavieng
B5N Rabaul  crashed January 20, 1942
B5N Karu Bay  Ditched at this location
B5N piloted by Kuno  crashed October 17, 1942 on Guadalcanal, radio operator survived and was rescued.
B5N Pearl Harbor  shot down stabalizer wreckage displayed at Arizona Museum
B5N2 piloted by Nagai crashed April 27, 1945

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