Military, Japan, 1937-1945, Yamada Diary. digital image


Collection Item Summary:

Posed view of handwritten pages from the Yamada Diary (dated July 25 to August 8, 1943) including colored pencil drawings depicting his unit's airfield (left) and a local harbor (right); Yamada appears to have been a Japanese aircraft ground crewman with occasional flight duties who served in Manchuria (China), Korea, Burma, and the Philippines.

Collection Item Long Description:


  • Aeronautics, Military
  • World War, 1939-1945

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National Air and Space Museum Archives

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