Special Hobby Nakajima Ki-43 Hayabusa 隼 “Oscar” of Major Toshio Sakagawa in 1/72 Scale

This is the aircraft of Major Toshio Sakagawa, CO of the 25th Sentai, Hankow China, late 1943.  Sakagawa was credited with 15 victories, including three P-51s in a single combat.  He was also credited with being the first JAAF pilot to down a B-24 over China.  He was transferred to the Pacific for the defense of the Philippines, but was killed on 19DEC44 when the transport he was riding in was shot down.

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