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  Ki-46-II Dinah  
70th Dokuritsu
Dai Shijugo Chutai

Pilot  Lt. Yutaka Tonoi (KIA)
Observer  Lt. Chokiti Orihara (KIA)

Crashed  March 7, 1943

Aircraft History
Built by Mitsubishi. Manufacture number unknown. Assigned to the Japanese Army Air Force (JAAF). Assigned to the 70th Dokuritsu Dai Shijugo Chutai (Independent Command Squadron). Painted overall gray with the unit marking of a reverse white 'S' denoting a river on tail.

Mission History
Took off on a reconnaissance mission over Darwin. Crashed into the sea off Bathurst Island.

Thanks to Bob Alford for additional information

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Last Updated
February 4, 2018


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