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  Ki-46-II Dinah    
JAAF
? Sentai

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Marty Bohls 1944

Aircraft History
Built by Mitsubishi. Manufacture number unknown. Assigned to the Japanese Army Air Force (JAAF). to an unknown sentai. No known markings or tail code.

Wartime History
Operated from Hollandia. Abandoned largely intact at one of the Hollandia area airfields. On April 23, 1944, this aircraft was captured by U. S. Army troops when they liberated the area.

During September 1944, this Dinah was repaired by ground crews from the 5th Air Force, 49th Fighter Group to airworthy status. Repainted with U. S. star and bar markings with red and white stripped tail markings. During January 1945, shipped to the United States. Ultimate fate unknown, likely scrapped.

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Last Updated
January 9, 2018

 

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