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2nd Kōkūtai

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USAAF c1943

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L. F. Hesketh AWM c1943

Aircraft History
Built by Mitsubishi or Nakajima. Painted overall olive gray. Assigned to the 2nd Kokutai with a single chevron ">" on the fuselage.

Wartime History
Abandoned at Lae Airfield in the boneyard area with the engine removed.

Wreckage
On September 16, 1943 captured by the Allies.

References
Thanks to Ryan Toews for additional information

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January 31, 2018

 

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