NAKAJIMA KI-43 ARMY TYPE 1 FIGHTER HAYABUSA AIRCRAFT REBUILT BY THE TECHNICAL AIR INTELLIGENCE ...

Place Oceania: Australia, Queensland, Brisbane, Eagle Farm
Accession Number P01097.013
Collection type Photograph
Object type Print
Place made Australia: Queensland, Brisbane
Date made 1943
Conflict Second World War, 1939-1945
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Description

NAKAJIMA KI-43 ARMY TYPE 1 FIGHTER HAYABUSA AIRCRAFT REBUILT BY THE TECHNICAL AIR INTELLIGENCE UNIT (TAIU) IN HANGAR 7 AT EAGLE FARM FLYING OVER BRISBANE. ALLIED CODE NAME FOR THIS AIRCRAFT IS OSCAR ALTHOUGH IT WAS ALSO KNOWN AS JIM IN THE CHINA-BURMA-INDIA THEATRE.