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  G4M1 Model 11 Betty Manufacture Number 1825  
IJN
? Kōkūtai

Aircraft History
Built by Mitsubishi at Nagoya No. 3 Works during May 1943. Delivered to the Imperial Japanese Navy (IJN). Assigned to an unknown Kōkūtai, likely 702 Kokutai or 751 Kokutai. No known markings or tail code.

Mission History
This bomber force landed on Ballale Airfield.

Wreckage
Charles Darby recalls:
"I saw 1825 on one visit but couldn't find again despite a lot of searching on my next visit. It was fairly complete, although it had belly-landed and later been damaged by bomb blasts.

References
Air'Tell Research Report "G4M Serial Numbers" by Jim Long
Charles Darby noted manufacture number during 1974

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Last Updated
January 31, 2018

 

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