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  A6M2 Model 21 Zero Manufacture Number ? Tail 35 (1135)
IJN
? Kōkūtai

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USN August 13, 1943

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USN September 1943

Aircraft History
Built by Nakajima. Manufacture number either 2182, 1301, 1302, 8327, 2389 or 5352. Painted overall gray with black tail number "35" (1135) and a red fuselage stripe on the rear fuselage.

Wartime History
Abandoned at Munda Airfield, likely destroyed on the ground as the fuselage shows signs of deformation from nearby bomb blasts and the propeller was unbent.

Wreckage
Captured by the U. S. Army during early August 1943. American Intelligence noted the manufacture number of this wreck.

References
Thanks to Ryan Towes for additional information

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January 31, 2018

 

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