Built by Nakajima during August 1943. Uncoded serial number 807. Assigned to the Japanese Army Air Force (JAAF) as Army Type 1 Fighter / Ki-43-II Oscar. Assigned to the 63rd Sentai, 3rd Chutai.
24, 1944 parked at Momote
Airfield and destroyed on the ground by a B-25 low leve bombing raid.
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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January 16, 2019