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    San Manuel Airifeld Tarlac Province Philippines

Located west of San Manuel (Tarlac Province), and to the east of Tarlac.

Built during the war by the Japanese as a satellite airfield or forward airfield for the Clark Field area.

Wartime History
Used by the Japanese during the war. During the war, the Allies photographed a few Ki-49 and Ki-21 Sallys operating from this airfield, possibly as a forward operating base, or a dispersal location.

Japanese units based at San Manuel Airfield
95th Sentai (Ki-49 Helen) possibly based here or utilized this airfireld

During 1945, liberated by the U. S. Army with several wrecked Japanese aircraft captured in the vicinity.

Thanks to Tony Feredo for additional information

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Last Updated
October 23, 2019


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