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  A6M2 Model 21 Zero Manufacture Number 4698  
IJN
? Kōkūtai

Aircraft History
Built by Mitsubishi, estimated date of assembly April 1942. Delivered to the Imperial Japanese Navy (IJN) as A6M2 Model 21 Zero manufacture Number 4698.

Assigned Houkoku Gou 500 (Patriotic Presentation Number 500) in black on both sides of the rear fuselage.

Wartime History
Assigned to an unknown Kokutai. This Zero operated from Lae Airfield.

Wreckage
This Zero was abandoned at Lae Airfield.

References
Production figures of the Mitsubishi/Nakajima A6M Zero by Jim Long
Yokoi Houkoku List - Houkoku 500

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Last Updated
December 2, 2018

 

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