Japanese Renault Otsu-Gata light tanks and Type 97 motorcycles, Kurume, Fukuoka Prefecture, Japan, date unknown

Caption   Japanese Renault Otsu-Gata light tanks and Type 97 motorcycles, Kurume, Fukuoka Prefecture, Japan, date unknown ww2dbase
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Photos at Same Place Kurume, Fukuoka, Japan
Added By C. Peter Chen
Added Date 3 Nov 2014

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1. Boris says:
21 Feb 2020 02:52:27 PM

Hi, looks like these tanks are Renault NC-27s (also known as Otsu-Gata Sensha) in Japanese service during exercises of the 1st Tank Regiment in Kurume, Japan.

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2. Commenter identity confirmed C. Peter Chen says:
24 Feb 2020 10:33:01 AM

Thank you for the identification, Boris.

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