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"Sgt Nobe rams and downs two B-29s over Kyushu"
Depicts Ki-45 Nick piloted by Sgt Nobe ramming B-29 "Gertrude C" 42-6368 causing it to explode. Wreckage impacted B-29 "Calamity Sue" 42-6334 shearing off the tail stabilizer and causing it to enter a spin and crash. Nobe's attack was the first deliberate ramming of B-29s over Japan. B&W photograph of original painting.
Credit: Nakamura Kenichi Date: 1944

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