4.5 miles south of Irumagawa towards Tokyo,
to the north of Tokorozawa city.
Units based at Tokorozawa
(Ki-45kai), Ki-32 and Ki-51 Sonias
200th Sentain (Ki-84) 1945
Tokorozawa Hikoshidan Seibi Hikotai (Instructor Maitenence
52nd Sentai (Ki-84) 1945
American Missions Against Tokorozawa
May 25 - July 8, 1945
May 25, 1945
(20th AF) Iwo Jima-based P-51s fly 73 effective strike sorties against Matsudo and Tokorozawa
Airfields, Japan claiming 8-0-1 Japanese aircraft in the air and 10-0-40 on
June 11, 1945
(20th AF) Iwo Jima Island-based fighters
hit Tokorozawa Airfield; pilots attacking the airfield claim 18 parked
airplanes destroyed and 30+ damaged
July 8, 1945
(20th AF) 2 fighter groups (100+) P-51s from Iwo Jima pound
airfields and other targets at Hyakuri, Chofu, Tokorozawa, and Yachimata, Japan;
5 aircraft are claimed downed and at least 25 destroyed on the ground; 8 P-51s
Became an American US Army Logistical Depot, for vehicles,
supplies and weapons, and used during the Korean war.
Later, the base was return to the Japanese.
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February 4, 2018