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Aircraft History
Built by Nakajima. Delivered to the Imperial Japanese Navy (IJN).

Wartime History
This aircraft ditched or force landed near Karu Bay.

Wreckage
Reportedly, a three seat aircraft, but not a Jake.

Rod Pearce reports:
"I have just found the most beautiful Japanese plane off New Ireland, at a place called Moo Moo Island approximately 60 miles south of Kavieng. Its a 3 seater but still cannot ID it its not a Jake. Visibility is 40-50 meters and is in 23 meters."

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Last Updated
January 9, 2018

 

Tech Info
Kate

SCUBA
23m

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