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  G4M1 Model 11 Betty Manufacture Number 4698  
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? Kōkūtai

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1975

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M Claringbould 1977

Aircraft History
Built by Mitsubishi at Nagoya No. 3 Works during March or April 1943. Delivered to the Imperial Japanese Navy (IJN). Assigned to an unknown Kokutai.

Wartime History
Abandoned at Kahili Airfield. on the seaward side end of the runway. The wreckage was bombed and strafed heavily.

Wreckage
Only the forward cockpit and wings remained into the late 1970s.

References
Air'Tell Research Report "G4M Serial Numbers" by Jim Long
Pacific Aircraft Wrecks page 64 (upper)

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January 9, 2018

 

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