Kugisho MXY7 Model 11 Ohka (Cherry Blossom) Baka (Crazy); Air Force, Units, 336th Fighter Squadron. [photograph]

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Collection Item Summary:

Lt Charles O. Riester, 336th Fighter-Interceptor Squadron, stands in front of a Kugisho MXY7 Model 11 Ohka kamikaze aircraft, Johnson AFB, Japan, 1950. Written on album page - "Destination, Japan! Johnson AFB, Chuck Riester". Album page 5.

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Topic

  • Korean War, 1950-1953
  • Air bases, American
  • Military bases, American--Japan
  • Aeronautics
  • Air pilots
  • Airplanes

Data Source

National Air and Space Museum Archives

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photographer

Ward Hitt, Jr

Date

1950

Place

Japan

Repository Loc.

National Air and Space Museum, Archives Division, MRC 322, Washington, DC, 20560

Type

Photographs

Local number

NASM-9A09976-07D