Built by Kawanishi. Delivered to the Imperial Japanese Navy (IJN) as Type 2 Flying Boat (H8K2 Emily). Assigned to an unknown Kokutai. Painted with green upper surfaces and gray lower surfaces. Tail code 006 was painted in white.
This flying boat moored at Tanapag Seaplane Base .
prior to the American landing on Saipan Island. This fuselage was largely burned at Mutcho Point with the tail section intact.
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August 18, 2018