Famous Aircraft of the
World #16 Ki-84 Hayate Photo Translations
Original Japanese Text, copyright Burindo
- ADDENDA TO FAOW #19
- p. 2 Middle
right, Kyushiro Tanhashi (?).
- p. 3 Bottom,
"073", Sabusami (?).
- p. 4-5 Top,
- p. 5 Middle,
Ito, 57th Sentai.
- p. 5 Bottom,
- p.38 Top
left, Lt. Setsuo Ichiraku, 3rd Chutai, 47th Sentai,
- p.38 Top
right, Lt. Tatsuharu Kobozoe, same as above. Claimed an F6F on 2/16/45.
- p.39 Top
right. After a first mission accounted for 6 F6Fs on the morning of 2/16/45,
Tei-ichi Hatano, CO of the 3rd Chutai of the 47th confers with his pilots.
1st Lt. Itsuro Narimasu, Hatano, Lt. Kobozoe, Lt. Ichiraku, W.O. Chu-ichi
Lt. Yukio Ishihara, T.Sgt. Haruo Nakanishi, M.Sgt Chiaki Aruga, Sgt.
Maruyama and Sgt. Shozo Yamazaki. Nakajima
and Nakanishi were KIA
the squadron's 2nd mission of the day north of Tokyo. Note Hatano's plane,
- p.39 Bottom,
Sgt. Tsutomu Tamura (left) and Sgt. Unoki
of the 1st TFU (Training Fighter Unit) at Sagami airbase, early 45.
- p.67 Bottom,
"932", Kyushiro Tanhashi (?).
- p.68 Bottom
two, "69", Capt. Tei-ichi Hatano, CO 2nd Chutai, 47th
- Sentai. Summer 45.
- p.69 Top,
"715", Capt. Tadao Ikeda, CO 51st Sentai at Shimodate airbase
over Hokota on 2/16/45 in which he claimed an F6F.
- p.69 Bottom,
- p.72 "63",
Capt. Yasuro Masaki, Hitachi Training Air Detachment (later 112th Sentai?),
airbase. He made a landing into the Tone River on 2/16/45. (see drawing
- p.73 Top,
"74", Capt. Shigeru Tsuruta.
- p.73 Middle,
"62", Shigeru Tsuruta, Hitachi TFU. (see drawing below)
Masaki, CO 1st Chutai. This at Nitta airbase taxing out for a training