Pacific Wrecks Pacific Wrecks - preserving the legacy of World War II and Korean War Non-profit 501c3 charity devoted to sharing Pacific history and news

501c3 non-profit charity
All donations are
100% tax deductible
  Search Forum Areas Aircraft Ships MIAs People Reviews Help  
  J2M3 Jack Manufacture Number 3014 Tail Number ヨD-1158

Click For Enlargement
Justin Taylan 2003

Aircraft History
Built by Mitsubishi. This aircraft is the sole surviving J2M Raiden example in the entire world.

Wartime History
Captured at the end of the war in Japan. Transported to the United States for technical evaluation.

After evaluation, it was abandoned. Given to a park in Los Angeles for use as a playground.

Rescued by the efforts of Edward Maloney, and brought to the Planes of Fame Museum, in Chino California. This aircraft was static restored and painted in the markings of the 302 Kōkūtai / Yokosuka Kōkūtai. Displayed in the museum.

Contribute Information
Are you a relative or associated with any person mentioned?
Do you have photos or additional information to add?

Last Updated
October 25, 2015


Tech Info


Pacific Wreck Database
Pacific Wrecks Incorporated is a non-profit charity 501(c)(3)  Donate Now

All rights reserved