Camouflaged A6M Zero fighter of Japanese Navy 22nd Air Flotilla at Kota Bharu, Malaya, circa 1942

Caption   Camouflaged A6M Zero fighter of Japanese Navy 22nd Air Flotilla at Kota Bharu, Malaya, circa 1942 ww2dbase
Source    ww2dbaseAustralian War Memorial
Identification Code   P00618.001
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Added By C. Peter Chen
Added Date 25 Jul 2011
Licensing  Public Domain

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1. Commenter identity confirmed Bill says:
10 Jun 2011 07:00:57 PM

The 22nd Air Flotilla supported attacks on Malaya from airfields around Saigon. Losses were due to takeoff and landing accidents. Aircraft are not dispersed over a wide area, but grouped together, and sitting in the open and check out the camouflaged using palm tree leaves.

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