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13th Sentai

Aircraft History
Built March 1943 in Akashi. Carried engines built in November 1942. Dark green camo scheme.

Assigned to the 13th Sentai when it arrived at Rabaul in May 1943.

Wartime History
Burned out on the ground at Cape Gloucester Airfield.

Captured by Marines on December 30, 1943 at the airfield and evaluated by Allied intelligence.

References
Tuluvu's Air War (Chapter X: The Aircraft of Tuluvu) by Richard Dunn

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Last Updated
January 31, 2018

 

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