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Justin Taylan 2006

Gun History
This is a copy of US radar which Japanese captured in Philippines at the start of the war.

Wartime History
Emplaced behind a cresent shaped concrete bunker on a ridge at Malmaluan overlooking Karavia Bay southwest of Rabaul.

Wreckage
The circular base, and 'U' shaped upper arms only. The screen portion is missing.

References
Thanks to Takashi Doi for additional information

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Last Updated
August 12, 2018

 

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