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  Ki-61 Tony    
JAAF
68th Sentai
or 78th Sentai

Aircraft History
Built by Kawasaki. Delivered to the Japanese Army Air Force (JAAF). Assigned to the 68th Sentai or 78th Sentai. No known markings.

Wartime History
Crashed to the north of Goroka. The pilot was killed in crash.

Wreckage
Discovered in the early 1980s. Bush cleared by locals in hopes of making it a tourist site. Reported as a Ki-61 Tony, but never confirmed from photos.

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Last Updated
January 31, 2018

 

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