A6M Zero Model 52 fighter on display at the Yushukan Museum, Tokyo, Japan, 7 Sep 2009, photo 4 of 5

Caption   A6M Zero Model 52 fighter on display at the Yushukan Museum, Tokyo, Japan, 7 Sep 2009, photo 4 of 5 ww2dbase
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Photos on Same Day 7 Sep 2009
Photos at Same Place Tokyo, Japan
Added By C. Peter Chen
Added Date 1 Oct 2009

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Visitor Submitted Comments

1. Commenter identity confirmed Bill says:
9 Nov 2009 06:53:33 PM

Every Japanese aircraft had a Manufacture's
Data plate, most were on the inside of the
fuselage, stamped in metal the information
would be: For example
Place of Manufacture: Mitsubishi Heavy Industry Co.
Name: Carrier-borne Fighter Plane
Model:A6M5 Model 52
Engine: Nakajima NK1F Sakae 21
Serial Number 4240
Net Weight Empty in Kgs.
Load in Kgs.
Maxium Weight in Kgs.
Date completed
Inspection Marks
Most aircraft had more than one data plate on
the aircraft.
I don't understand Japanese, so I can assume
the stenciling has some of that info.
2. Commenter identity confirmed C. Peter Chen says:
9 Nov 2009 07:00:51 PM

Bill, the Japanese says:

Model - Type Zero Carrier Fighter Model 52

Manufacturer's Serial Number - Mitsubishi Number 4240

Unit - [blank]

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