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  Ki-43-II Oscar Manufacture Number  5807  
JAAF
63rd Sentai
3rd Chutai

Aircraft History
Built by Nakajima during August 1943. Uncoded serial number 807. Assigned to the Japanese Army Air Force (JAAF). Assigned to the 63rd Sentai, 3rd Chutai.

Wartime History
On January 24, 1944 parked at Momote Airfield and destroyed on the ground by a B-25 low leve bombing raid.

References
Pacific Aircraft Wrecks page 18
|Thanks to Jim Long for Ki-43 production data
This aircraft, 5807 is incorrectly referred to as 5907 in one instance but since the change in fuel tanks occurred (officially, at least) from the late 5800-series 5807 is most probably correct.

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Last Updated
January 31, 2018

 

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