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  A6M2 Model 21  Zero Manufacture Number 6345  
IJN
? Kōkūtai

Aircraft History
Built by Nakajima, estimated date of assembly October 1942.

Wartime History
Abandoned on Ballale Airfield.

Recovery
Tail cone was recovered by Robert Diemert in 1968.

Ryan Towes adds:
"The survival of the tail cone from A6M2 6345 also may indicate the same for the tail components of this aircraft."

References
Thanks to Jim Long and Ryan Towes for additional information.

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Last Updated
January 9, 2018

 

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